Man Charged With The Murder Of His Wife In Clacton

13 June 2017, 14:23 | Updated: 13 June 2017, 14:26

Essex Police

Police have charged a pensioner with the murder of his 81 year old wife in Clacton.

Jean Chapman was found by officers at a property on Vista road at around 6am yesterday morning.

71 year old John Chapman is due to appear before Chelmsford Magistrates' Court today after being arrested at the scene.