A 74-year-old man has been charged with murder following the death of a woman in Hayle on Monday 26 October.
Thomas Whitehorn, from Hayle, has been charged in connection with the death of 53-year-old Rhonda Humphreys.
Police and ambulance were called to an address in Foundry Square around 2am on Monday where Mrs Humphreys was found with multiple injuries.
She was declared dead at the scene.
Whitehorn remains in custody and is due to appear before Exeter Magistrates’ Court, 27 October.