Man arrested after death of elderly care home resident

Police were called to Oaktree House in Yate yesterday after the death of an 87-year-old woman Credit: Oaktree Care Home

A man has been arrested after the death of an elderly resident at a care home in Yate in South Gloucestershire.

Police were called to Oaktree House on Lark Rise yesterday lunchtime, following the sudden death of an 87-year-old woman.

They arrested a 33-year-old man on suspicion of murder later that afternoon.

The victim’s family have been informed and are being supported by specially trained police officers.

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Man charged following care home death in Yate

A man has been charged with murder following the death of an 87 year old woman at a care home in South Gloucestershire.