Hereford & Worcester

Man charged with murder of woman in Evesham

The scene
Image caption The woman suffered a cardiac arrest and was pronounced dead at the scene in Bewdley Street, Evesham

A man has been charged with the murder of a woman found dead at a house in Evesham, Worcestershire.

The 53-year-old woman, who has not been formally identified, was pronounced dead at the address in Bewdley Street on Friday.

She was found to have suffered a cardiac arrest after police were called at 05:48 BST.

Mark Pearce, 51, also of Bewdley Street, will appear at Worcester Crown Court on Tuesday.

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Image caption Emergency crews were called to the property at 05:48 BST on Friday

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