Man charged with woman's murder in Newcastle

A man has been charged with murder after a woman died at a house in Newcastle.

Man charged with murder

John Crout, 63, of Lismore Place in Newcastle, has been charged with murder after a woman was found dead on Wednesday, June 25.

The victim has been named as Shiela Crout, 65, of the same address.

John Crout will appear at Newcastle Magistrates' Court this morning, Thursday, June 26.

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