A woman has been charged with murder following the discovery of human remains in two suitcases.
Gareeca Conita Gordon, 27, of Birmingham, will appear before the district court in Cheltenham, accused of killing the woman on or before May 12.
Police are awaiting DNA test results to establish the identity of the victim.
A Wolverhampton woman was charged with helping an offender.
Mahesh Sorathiya, 38, is scheduled to appear with Ms. Gordon in court.
“The couple have been denied bail and are scheduled to appear before the Cheltenham courts via video link,” said a Gloucestershire police spokesperson.
The charges relate to the discovery of human remains near a quarry near Coleford in the Forest of Dean on Tuesday evening.