Woman, 37, is charged with murder and arson after 56-year-old man is found dead in house fire
- Caroline Mothershill was seized after a deadly blaze in Stratford, east London
- A post mortem was held yesterday with further examinations expected soon
- Mothershill will appear before Thames Magistrates’ Court later today
A 37-year-old woman was charged with murder and arson after a 56-year-old man was found dead in a house fire.
Caroline Mothershill was seized and held in custody after a deadly blaze in Stratford, east London on Thursday 25 August.
Police arrived at the house on Gilbert Road shortly after 10am and discovered the dead man’s body.
A special post-mortem examination was carried out yesterday, with results of further examinations expected soon.
Mothershill was later arrested and will soon appear before Thames Magistrates’ Court later today.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the Metropolitan Police on 020 8345 1570 or 101 quoting reference CAD 2324/25Aug.
Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.