Man charged with mansaughter over death of Gomersal woman Jean Myers

A MAN has been charged with manslaughter following the death of an 89-year-old woman in Gomersal.

A MAN has been charged with manslaughter following the death of an 89-year-old woman in Gomersal.

The 26-year-old will appear before Dewsbury magistrates today.

He is also charged with two counts of robbery.

Mrs Jean Myers died in Bradford Royal Infirmary on Friday, hours after she was left on the pavement with serious head injuries following an incident in Quarry Road near the junction with the A651 Bradford Road.

She was allegedly mugged at 1.55pm.

 

Journalists

Doug Thomson
Huddersfield Town correspondent
Chris Roberts
Huddersfield Giants correspondent
Louise Cooper
Crime correspondent
Nick Lavigueur
Health Correspondent
Joanne Douglas
Local Government Correspondent
Linda Whitwam
Education Correspondent
Henryk Zientek
Business Correspondent
Val Javin
Features Editor
Martin Shaw
Mirfield Correspondent