Northern Ireland

Larne: Man charged with murder of 82-year-old woman

He will appear before Laganside Magistrates' Court on Friday
Image caption He will appear before Laganside Magistrates' Court on Friday

A 32-year-old man has been charged with the murder of an elderly woman in Larne, County Antrim.

The body of the 82-year-old was found in Dromaine Drive on Monday evening.

Police said a post-mortem examination was carried out and the death is now being treated as murder.

The name of the woman who died has not been released.

The accused is due to appear at Laganside Magistrates' Court on Friday.

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