Birmingham & Black Country

Man charged with Erdington woman's murder

A man has been charged with the murder of a 75-year-old woman in Birmingham.

The woman was found at her home in Milverton Road, Erdington, on Monday. She had suffered severe injuries and died in hospital, police said.

The 53-year-old man is due to appear before magistrates in Sutton Coldfield on Wednesday morning.

Detectives said they had recovered a weapon they believed was used in the attack but have not confirmed what the item was.

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