Devon

Man dies after wife's body found

Ashleigh Close
Image caption The man was taken to Derriford Hospital after being found in a "collapsed state"

A man suspected of murdering his wife at a property in Plymouth has died in hospital.

Edward Perring, 79, was found in a collapsed state on 5 May.

His wife Gloria Perring, 76, was found dead at the property on Ashleigh Close, Tamerton Foliot.

A spokesman for Devon and Cornwall Police said emergency services had been called to the address after reports of a disturbance. The major crime team is investigating the deaths.

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