Woman, 80, denies murdering husband in Cannock
Written by The Newsroom on June 17, 2019
An 80-year-old woman has appeared in court charged with murdering her husband.
Mavis Eccleston, of Hare Park in Drakelow, Burton-upon-Trent, allegedly murdered her husband Kenneth – known as Dennis – on 20 February 2018.
The 81-year-old was found dead at an address in Huntington, Cannock.
Mrs Eccleston denied murder during an appearance at Stafford Crown Court on 10 June and was bailed ahead of a trial set for 2 September.
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