Man in court charged with woman's murder

Deborah Morris

Deborah Morris

First published in News

A MAN will appear in court today after being charged with the murder of a 51-year-old grandmother.

Deborah Morris of St John’s Road, Ryde was found dead at her home address shortly after 1.30am on Friday.

Detectives yesterday charged 53-year-old Rory Morris, of St John’s Road, Ryde.

A post mortem examination conducted on Friday confirmed Mrs Morris died from multiple stab wounds.

In a statement, Mrs Morris’s family said: "She was a caring, loving, giving and devoted mother, grandma, daughter, wife and friend."

Tim Cole, senior district crown prosecutor for East Wessex said: “I have today authorised Hampshire police to charge Rory Morris, 53 with the murder of Deborah Morris who died from stab wounds at her home address at St Johns Road Ryde, Isle of Wight.”

The defendant will appear at the Isle of Wight magistrates Court today.

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