Man charged over 94 year old's death

Police investigating the death of a 94 year old in a Northamptonshire village have charged a man with killing him.

The body of the pensioner, who hasn't been named, was found at a house in Slapton near Towcester early on Friday 25 February 2011. 

Northamptonshire Police said the suspect, who is 54, has been charged with murder.  He's said to be connected to the address, and will be kept in custody to appear at Northampton Magistrates' Court on Monday.

Officers have yet to confirm the cause of the victim's death.