Leicester

Man, 72, charged with woman's murder in Hinckley

A 72-year-old man has been charged with murder after a woman was found dead at a house in Leicestershire.

Police were called to Frederick Avenue, Hinckley, on Friday evening following a report of an injured woman.

Detectives said Aileen Bell, 60, from Hinckley, died as a result of stab wounds.

Norman Forde, of Frederick Avenue, Hinckley, is due before Leicester Magistrates' Court on Monday charged with murder.

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