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Anthony Porter charged with murder after Swindon fire

Road cordoned-off and a crime scene tent
Image caption Police were called to Drew Street at 05:40 GMT on Saturday

A man has been charged with murder after a woman died in a house fire in Swindon.

Anthony Porter, 32, was arrested after the body of 39-year-old Andraya Lyons, formerly Webb, was found at Drew Street at about 05:40 GMT on Saturday.

Mr Porter, of Drew Street, is due to appear at Swindon Magistrates' Court on Tuesday.

Police said formal identification had yet to take place, but the woman's family had been informed of the death.

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