A man has this evening, Saturday 14 June, been charged with the murder of a woman from Martlesham Heath.
Police were called by a member of the public living in Lark Rise, Martlesham Heath at approximately 8.55pm on Friday 13 June with a report that there were concerns for a person living nearby whose family could not get a response from the house.
Police officers attended the address and after gaining access found 39 year old Jane Bartholomew deceased inside the property.
A post mortem examination confirmed that Jane died as a result of significant head injuries.
Police have tonight charged 42 year old Scott Ellis from Tunstall Green, Tunstall near Woodbridge with murder.
Ellis will remain in custody at the Martlesham Police Investigation Centre and appear before Ipswich Magistratesâ€™ Court on Monday 16 June