A 21-year-old british man has been charged with the murder of community support police officer Julia James

On February 2, the Prime Minister's Office at 10 Downing Street, London, England, flag was flown at half-mast. Xinhua News Agency (Photo by the Prime Minister's Office of the United Kingdom)

May 10 2021, British police investigating the death of community support officer Julia James said 21-year-old callum Wheeler was charged with the murder of Julia James, who will appear via video message at Medway Magistrates’ Court in Kent, England, on Monday.

James, 53, who has been with Kent Police since 2008, was found dead with serious head injuries in Arkholtwood, near Snowdon, Kent, on 27 April. Police said James was walking his dog near his home at the time of the incident.

Callum Wheeler, from Ayersham, near Dover, Kent, was arrested on Friday night and remains in custody.