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Murder charge

A 33-year-old man was charged with murdering Tanya Probyn, whose body was recovered from her car in the river Severn nine days ago. The unnamed man is due to appear before Gloucester magistrates today. Mrs Probyn, 28, disappeared on 2 September after visiting her estranged husband, Jonathan Probyn, 33, a gas worker, at the former marital home, in Longney, near Gloucester.