Man charged following death in Poynton Date published: 2nd October 2017 4.43pm

A man has been charged with murder following the death of a woman from Poynton.

Darren McKie, 43, from Burford Close, Wilmslow, was arrested in the early hours of Friday 29 September after the body of Leanne McKie, 39, was found in a lake at Poynton Park.

He was subsequently charged with murder today (Monday 2 October) and has been remanded in police custody to appear at South and East Cheshire Magistrates’ Court tomorrow, Tuesday 3 October 2017.