Sittingbourne man charged with woman's murder

Police were called to an address on Hurst Lane in Kemsley Credit: Google Maps

Detectives investigating the death of a woman in Sittingbourne have charged a man with murder.

Officers were called to an address in Hurst Lane, Kemsley, in the early hours of Tuesday 31 July where the body of a 64-year-old woman was found.

Michael Packman, 66, has now been charged with her murder

Mr Packman, of Hurst Lane, was taken to a London hospital following the incident but was discharged and taken into custody on Saturday 4 August.

He is due to appear before Medway magistrates on Monday 6 August.

Mr Packman and the woman who died were known to one another and officers are not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident.