Man Charged With Woman's Murder In Theydon Bois

17 February 2016, 08:11 | Updated: 17 February 2016, 08:13

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A man has been charged with the murder of a woman found collapsed at a house in Theydon Bois.

Emergency services were called to an address on Morgan Crescent on Saturday, 13 February.

Essex Polcie said: "Police were called at 3.45pm and attended to find the woman, who was believed to be in her 30s, had been pronounced dead at the scene.

"The death was initially treated as unexplained but following a post-mortem of the body and forensic examination of the scene, a murder investigation was launched.

"A 39-year-old man was arrested on Monday February 15 on suspicion of murder and taken to Harlow police station for questioning.

"He was charged with the woman’s murder last night.

"Darren Byrne, of Morgan Crescent, Theydon Bois, will appear before Chelmsford Magistrates Court this morning".