A man's due to appear in court charged with the murder of a young student in Wigan.
The body of 18 year old Ellen Higginbottom was found in Orrell Water Park at the weekend after she didn't return home from college.
51 year old Mark Buckley from New Hall Lane in Preston will appear in court later.
Ellen's family released a statement in tribute to her saying the 18 year old wasn't into clothes, make up or jewellery but she loved baking, had a love of learning and animals.
They said 'Ellen was beauty and love and kindness."
A man has been charged with murder after teenager Ellen Higginbottom was found with neck injuries in a park.
The boyfriend of murdered Wigan teenager Ellen Higginbottom says she was loved by all.
Flowers and messages have been left at Orrell Water Park after an 18-year-old girl was murdered.