ESSEX Police are now able to formally name the woman who died at an address in Grays earlier this week as 89 year-old Winfred Grover.
They were called to reports Winfred was unresponsive at an address in Lenmore Avenue on Monday (21 June) and, sadly, she was later pronounced dead.
Cheryl Banks, 60, of Lenmore Avenue, Grays, was arrested and has been charged with murder.
She appeared at Basildon Crown Court on Friday 25 June. She was remanded in custody and will reappear at the same court on Friday September 10 for a pre-trial preparation hearing.
Their enquiries into Winfred’s death are ongoing and if you have any information you can submit a report online at https://www.essex.police.uk or use the ‘Live Chat’ button to speak to an online operator between 7am-11pm.
Please quote the crime reference number 42/119471/21.
You can also call us on 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.