A man has been charged with the murder of his mother in Preston.
Bernadette Green, 88, died at her home in Inkerman Street on Friday May 18th. Her death was not initially thought to be suspicious.
However, following a Home Office post mortem carried out on Wednesday (June 6th) detectives launched a murder investigation.
John Stephen Green, 65, of Inkerman Street, Preston has tonight (8th June) been charged with murder.
He has been remanded to appear before Preston Magistrates’ Court tomorrow morning (Saturday 9th June).