22nd Jan, 2021

Detectives given more time to question Solihull murder suspect as victim is named

A MURDER investigation is underway after a woman was found dead in her Solihull flat on Sunday (July 12).

Kerry Woolley, 38, was found with fatal injuries to her neck at her flat In Warwick Road at around 3.20pm.

A post mortem has revealed she died of an injury to her neck.

On Wednesday (July 15) detectives were given more time to question a 37-year-old man who was arrested on suspicion of murder from the scene.

A statement released by the family said: “As a family this has devastated us. We would like to thank everyone for their support.

“We ask that we are now left alone to grieve in peace.”

Det Insp Nick Barnes from the West Midlands Police CID team said: “My thoughts are with Kerry’s family at this awful and upsetting time.

“Our investigations are continuing and I’d urge anyone who may have any information to contact us as soon as possible.”

Contact West Midlands Police via Live Chat at www.west-midlands.police.uk or by calling 101. Quote log 2625 of July 12. To remain anonymous call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


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