Man charged with murder

9 January 2011, 08:50 | Updated: 9 January 2011, 08:56

A 61-year-old man has been charged with murder, following the death of a woman in Yardley Hastings.

Police were called to a 'domestic related incident' in Chase Park Road in the early hours of Friday 7th January.

The 59-year-old victim was taken to hospital, but died of her injuries.

Colin Adelard - of Chase Park Road in Yardley Hastings - was arrested in relation to a serious assault and will appear at Northampton Magistrates Court on Monday 10th January, charged with the murder of his wife, Wendy Adelard.