A MAN accused of preventing the lawful burial of a woman is due before Swindon magistrates this morning. 

A warrant was issued for the arrest of Stan Lee Marvel after the 36-year-old failed to turn up to Salisbury Magistrates' Court on Friday, August 16.

Marvel was due in court charged with preventing the lawful burial of Samantha Dixon, who died in Amesbury.

He was arrested overnight and is due before Swindon Magistrates' Court this morning.