Leicester murder: Man charged after woman's body found

Wendy Milligan Image copyright Leicestershire Police
Image caption The body of Wendy Milligan was found in a flat in Leicester

A man has been charged with murder after the body of a woman was found at a flat in Leicester.

The woman, who has been named by police as Wendy Milligan, who was in her 40s, was found dead at the property in Mayfield Road on Sunday afternoon.

An initial post-mortem examination proved inconclusive and further tests are to be carried out, police said.

A 44-year-old man has been remanded in custody to appear before Leicester Magistrates' Court on Wednesday.

Image caption Further tests are needed to find the cause of the death of the woman found at a flat in Mayfield Road

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