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Man charged with murder of woman in Derby

A man has been charged with the murder of Kathryn Jane Harris in Littleover.

Kathryn, who was known as Katy, was found with critical injuries at her home in Oak Crescent at around 7.15am on Sunday, February 6 but was pronounced dead at the scene.

44-year-old Conrad Iyayi, of the same address, has been charged with murder and will appear before magistrates in Derby today (Tuesday, February 8).

Derbyshire Police offered their condolences to Kathryn’s family and friends at this time and said that officers and forensic support units will continue to work in the Oak Crescent area over the coming days.

Police are still appealing for anyone with information that could assist with their enquiries and asked that they be contacted quoting reference 22*073295.

Investigators can be contacted by:

• Facebook – send a private message to /DerbyshireConstabulary

• Twitter – direct message the contact centre on @DerPolContact

• Website – complete the online contact form

• Phone – call on 101.

You can also anonymously contact the independent charity Crimestoppers, on 0800 555 111 or by visiting

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