Northern Ireland

Portstewart: Man charged with murder of Margaret Evans

The woman's body was found in a house in Portstewart on Wednesday
Image caption Mrs Evans was found beaten at her home in Portstewart in June

A 32-year-old man has been charged with the murder of a woman at her home in County Londonderry in June.

Margaret Evans, who was 69 and was also known as Margo, was found beaten at her home in Knockancor Drive in Portstewart on 4 June.

The man was detained on Thursday evening. He has also been charged with possession of a controlled drug with intent to supply.

He is due to appear at Coleraine Magistrates' Court on Friday morning.