Derbyshire explosion: Murder inquiry launched after couple found dead
21 September 2015
From the section Derby
The blast and fire destroyed much of the house
The death of a woman whose body was found after an explosion which destroyed a house is being treated as murder, police have said.
Shelley Saxton-Cooper, 45, and her husband Simon were found inside a bedroom at the home in Riddings, Derbyshire.
The building partly collapsed after the blast and subsequent fire on Sunday.
Post-mortem examinations have yet to take place but Mrs Saxton-Cooper was wounded before the blast, police said.
It is not believed anyone else was involved, Derbyshire police said.
Source:: BBC UK