Piara Waters: 87-year-old man charged with murder of 75-year-old woman

Police investigating the scene on Monday night. Picture: Kelly Pilgrim-Byrnes
Police investigating the scene on Monday night. Picture: Kelly Pilgrim-Byrnes
Police investigating the scene on Monday night. Picture: Kelly Pilgrim-Byrnes
Police investigating the scene on Monday night. Picture: Kelly Pilgrim-Byrnes
Police investigating the scene on Monday night. Picture: Kelly Pilgrim-Byrnes Police investigating the scene on Monday night. Picture: Kelly Pilgrim-Byrnes Police investigating the scene on Monday night. Picture: Kelly Pilgrim-Byrnes Police investigating the scene on Monday night. Picture: Kelly Pilgrim-Byrnes

AN 87-year-old man has been charged with the murder of a 75-year-old Piara Waters woman.

Police and St John ambulance officers were called to a Guerin Avenue home about 5.45pm on Monday afternoon and upon arrival found the woman with critical injuries.

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She died shortly afterwards at the scene.

The 87 year-old man who was known to the woman was taken into custody and subsequently charged with her murder.