Linda Hood murder case: Man charged over Gorleston death

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Gorleston murder investigation scene
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Linda Hood's body was found following a house fire

A man has been charged with the murder of a woman found dead at her home during a fire.

Linda Hood, 68, was discovered by fire crews in Gorleston, Norfolk, on 11 June. A post-mortem examination showed she died from compression to her neck.

Paul Kelly-Bridle, of Worcester Way in the town, has been charged with murder and arson.

The 58-year-old is due to attend a hearing at Norwich Magistrates' Court later.

A second man arrested in connection with the murder will have no further action taken against him, police said.

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