Man on assault charges after woman found dead in Adelaide home

A man has been arrested and charged with assault-related offences after a woman was found dead inside a house in Adelaide.

Police were called to the Millswood Crescent home just after 1am on Friday where they discovered the body of a 52-year-old woman.

Detectives from the Sturt CIB last night arrested a 53-year-old man and charged him with two counts of assault causing harm.


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He was refused bail to appear before Adelaide Magistrates Court on Monday.

In a statement to media, police said further charges were possible as the cause of the woman’s death was still being investigated.

Police confirmed the man and woman were known to each other.