Manchester

Leigh woman death: Man charged with murder

A man has been charged with the murder of a woman who was found dead at a house in Greater Manchester.

The 28-year-old victim, who has not been named, was found at the address on Maple Crescent, Leigh, on Tuesday morning.

Post-mortem tests revealed she died from asphyxiation.

A 30-year-old man, from Leigh, is due to appear before Wigan Magistrates' Court on Thursday. Another man, aged 26, was released without charge.

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