Man charged with murder of June Jones
Detectives investigating the death of June Jones from Sandwell have this evening charged her former partner with murder.
Michael Foran is to appear before Walsall Magistrates Court tomorrow (Monday 7 January) accused of killing 33-year-old Miss Jones.
She was found dead at her address in Wyndmill Crescent, West Bromwich, on 31 December.
Foran, aged 32 and no fixed address, was arrested in Liverpool on Saturday afternoon and transferred to the West Midlands for questioning.
A 34-year-old man has already been charged with assisting an offender.
Detective Inspector Warren Hines, from the force's homicide department, said: "This is a significant step forward in our enquiries.
"I would like to thank the public and media for their support in this investigation and I would continue to urge anyone with information to come forward."
Contact us via Live Chat at west-midlands.police.uk between 8am to midnight, call DI Hines on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.