Burnley woman appears in court accused of stabbing former partner

Burnley Magistrates Court
Burnley Magistrates Court

A 34-year-old woman appeared before Burnley magistrates today, accused of stabbing her former partner.

Emily Jane Whittaker, of Fenwick Street, Burnley, is charged with wounding Francis Fleming with intent to do him grievous bodily harm, in the town, on November 30.

The defendant's case will be heard at Burnley Crown Court at a later date.