Humberside

Scunthorpe murder: Police charge 72-year-old man

A 72-year-old man has been charged with murder by police investigating the death of a woman in Scunthorpe.

A woman, believed to be in her 60s, was found dead at an address in Frodingham Road on Sunday.

Humberside Police said the man remained in custody and was expected to appear at Scunthorpe Magistrates' Court on Wednesday.

Officers have not named the dead woman as a formal identification had not yet taken place.

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