UPDATE - Two charged over woman's body found in Coventry flat - The Coventry Observer

12th Aug, 2022

UPDATE - Two charged over woman's body found in Coventry flat

Coventry Editorial 23rd Jan, 2022 Updated: 23rd Jan, 2022

TWO people have been charged over the death of a woman whose body was found at a flat in Coventry.

Marlene Doyle, aged 32 was discovered in Othello Court, Shakespeare Street, at 5.20pm last Thursday (20 January).

Sadly it was clear nothing could be done to save her.

A post mortem examination confirmed she died of injuries to her head.

Marlene’s partner, Patryk Skupinski, aged 36, from Othello Court, Shakespeare Street, has been charged with murder.

His mother, Hanna Skupinski, aged 57, from Bell Green Road, Coventry, has been charged with assisting an offender.

They will both appear at Birmingham Magistrates Court tomorrow (Monday).

Det Unsp Adam Jobson, from West Midlands Police’s homicide team, said: “My thoughts remain with Marlene’s family who are understandably devastated by what has happened.”

He urged anyone who saw any suspicious in the area over the last week, or who had any information to get in touch.

Anyone with information shoukd message officers via Live Chat at west-midlands.police.uk or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

Support community journalism by making a contribution.

The Coventry Observer's team of journalists provide a trusted source news, sport, entertainment and events going on in your area and issues which matter to you - both via our free weekly print edition and daily updates on our website.

Every contribution, however big or small, you can make will help us continue to do that now and in the future.

Thanks for reading this and the Coventry Observer.

Are you on Facebook?

Like or follow our Facebook page - facebook.com/CovObserver to get daily news updates straight to your news feed.

Property Finder 24/7

Search for properties in Worcestershire, Warwickshire and the West Midlands.

Book an Advert

Book your newspaper advert with our online advert creation tool.

Announcements

Weddings, Birthdays, Bereavements, Thank you notices, Marriages and more.

Buy Photos

Buy photos online from the Coventry Observer newspaper.