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Woman, 27, charged with murder after human remains found in suitcase

A woman has been charged with murder in connection with the discovery of human remains found stuffed in two suitcases, while a man has been charged with assisting the offence.

The female body parts were found by a police officer in the Forest of Dean in Gloucestershire on Tuesday May 12.

Gareeca Conita Gordon, 27 from Birmingham, has been charged with the murder of the woman on or before 12 May 2020.

Mahesh Sorathiya, 38, from Wolverhampton, been charged with assisting an offender.

The pair have been refused bail and are due to appear before magistrates in Cheltenham via video link tomorrow, Saturday 16 May.

Police are awaiting results of DNA tests to establish the identity of the victim.