Follow Metropolitan Police

Man charged with Bexley murder

News   •   Sep 11, 2020 20:36 BST

Suzanne Winnister

A man has been charged with the murder of his wife in Bexley.

Leslie Winnister, 68, (22.03.52) of Becketts Close, Bexley was charged on the evening of Friday, 11 September, with the murder of his wife, Suzanne Winnister.

He will appear in custody at Bromley Magistrates' Court on Saturday, 12 September.

Police were called at around 21:15hrs on Tuesday, 8 September, to a woman found collapsed at the couple's address in Becketts Close.

Officers and the London Ambulance Service attended the location where 66-year-old Mrs Winnister was pronounced dead.

A special post-mortem examination held on 9 September gave cause of death as severe head and neck injuries.

A 68-year-old man [A] was arrested on suspicion of murder and charged as above.