Man charged with murder after woman's body found in Leeds house

Police were called to Tempest Road in Beeston on 30 March. Credit: ITV

Detectives have charged a man with murder after the body of a woman was found at a house in Leeds.

Emergency crews were called to the house on Tempest Road in Beeston at lunchtime on Saturday 30 March.

The 48-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

George Chalmers, aged 53, in due to appear at Leeds Magistrates Court today Monday 1 April in connection with her death.

Officers from a local neighbourhood policing team are in the area to provide reassurance to residents.

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