Woman charged with murder over death of Armadale woman

POLICE have charged a woman from the Wheatbelt over the death of a 57-year-old woman in Armadale this morning.

About 4.45am yesterday morning St John Ambulance attended a house in Crawley Road after receiving reports of a woman requiring medical attention.

She was taken to Armadale Hospital but passed away early this morning.

A 40-year-old woman from Pingelly has been charged with her murder.

She will appear in the Armadale Magistrates Court today.