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Victim named woman accused of murder in Somerset Bath City News

A woman has been charged with murder following the death of a man in a village near Yeovil.

Hayley Keating, 31, is accused of killing Matthew Wormleighton, 45.

He died following an incident at a Forts Orchard property in Chilthorne Domer on Friday May 14.

“A post-mortem examination concluded that the preliminary cause of death was a single stab wound,” said an Avon and Somerset police spokesperson.

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Keating, from Forts Orchard to Chilthorne Domer, was remanded in custody pending an appearance in Yeovil Magistrates’ Court on Monday (May 17th), police added.

Police were called to the scene at 4:45 a.m. on Friday. Mr Wormleighton was taken to Yeovil District Hospital by ambulance but died after arriving.

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This notice was published: 2021-05-15 18:49:07