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AN 83-year-old woman has been charged with mur­der af­ter an 85-year-old man was stabbed to death.

Emer­gency ser­vices were called to a house in Handsworth, near Sh­effield, where Alan Grayson was pro­nounced dead at the scene.

Mar­jorie Grayson ap­peared be­fore Sh­effield mag­is­trates yes­ter­day and was re­manded in cus­tody.

She is due to ap­pear at Sh­effield Crown Court on Tues­day. There was no fur­ther de­tail from po­lice about how the two were con­nected.

Det Insp Si­mon Palmer, the se­nior in­ves­ti­gat­ing of­fi­cer, said: “Mr Grayson’s fam­ily are be­ing sup­ported by spe­cial­ist of­fi­cers dur­ing this in­cred­i­bly dif­fi­cult time and have asked that their pri­vacy is re­spected.”

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