Husband charged with West Chiltington murder

THE West Chiltington man accused of murdering his wife has been charged and named by police.

Yesterday, June 12, William Thomas Allen, 66, was charged with the murder of his wife, Linda, 64, at their rented home in Nyetimber Copse, West Chiltington, on Thursday, June 9.

He will appear at Crawley Magistrates Court today, June 13, at 10am.

The post mortem conducted on Linda Allen showed she had died of head injuries and stab wounds to the chest.