Woman, 63, faces murder charge

A woman has been remanded in custody accused of murdering 93-year-old Gladys Allen at her home in Crimicar Lane, Fulwood.

Susan Potts, aged 63, of Uxbridge, Middlesex, appeared before Sheffield magistrates in connection with the death of Mrs Allen whose body was discovered on Tuesday last week. Mrs Allen was a member of The Beacon Methodist Church, Nether Green, but had stopped attending services because of ill health.