Police charge York man with murder of 68-year-old woman

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UPDATE: Police have charged a 70-year-old York man with murder after the death of a 68-year-old woman overnight.

The woman was found dead at a residence on Top Beverley Road in York.

The man will appear before the Perth Magistrates Court tomorrow.


EARLIER: POLICE are investigating the death of a 68 year-old York woman last night.

A 70 year-old man is currently assisting police with their inquiries.

A police spokeswoman said a report to police was made about 11.30pm.

“The woman was located deceased at a residence on Top Beverley Road in York,” she said.