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A 19-year-old Cheltenham man will appear in court today after he was charged with murdering his mother.
Zak O’Neill is accused of killing his mother, Michelle O’Neill, 47, at their home in the town on Tuesday this week.
A relative found her with serious injuries at her home on Tuesday morning. The ambulance service was called, and Ms O’Neill was certified dead soon afterwards by paramedics.
Police were called by the ambulance service to the O’Neill home in Cheltenham, at around around 9:35am on Tuesday
Ambulance crews called police at around 9.35am that morning, who then arrived at the scene.
O’Neill has been remanded in custody, and is due to appear at Cheltenham Magistrates’ Court today.
Gloucestershire Constabulary said in a statement: ‘A man has been charged in connection with the death of a woman in Cheltenham earlier this week.
Ambulance crews pronounced Michelle O’Neill, 47, dead soon after they discovered her with serious injuries said Gloucestershire Constabulary. File photo
‘Zak O’Neill, 19, of Salamanca Road, Cheltenham, has today (Friday 18 March) been charged with the murder of his mother, Michelle O’Neill, aged 47.
‘Michelle’s body was discovered by a relative at an address on Salamanca Road, Cheltenham. The ambulance service attended and she was pronounced dead at the scene.
‘Zak O’Neill has been remanded in custody and is due to appear this morning at Cheltenham Magistrates’ Court today, Friday 18 March.’