Hull man charged with murder of his partner

Hull

20 Aug 2019

A Hull man has been charged with the murder of his partner PCSO Carole Forth at a property in Woodhall Street, Hull, on December 23, 2018.

Carole, 56, was a dedicated and well-loved member of our team who had worked for the force for 12 years and was based at our Preston Road station.

Detective Chief Inspector Christine Calvert said: “Carole was a valued and dedicated officer who is greatly missed by her colleagues and the community she served.

“Our thoughts are with her family, friends and colleagues, who are being supported by our teams.”

Edward Scott, 62, of Woodhall Street, Hull, was arrested in connection with her death as part of the investigation.

He appeared before Hull Magistrates Court today and the case has now been committed to Hull Crown Court.