Homicide investigation after woman found dead

A homicide investigation has been launched after a woman was found dead at a Whanganui address last night.

The victim, aged 41, was found at a residential property in Liverpool Street, after Police received information from a concerned person, says police spokesperson.

"A 50-year-old man has been charged with her murder and will appear in Whanganui District Court today.

"The victim was known to the man and nobody else is being sought in relation to her death."