Man charged with murder after woman’s body discovered in Sydney home

A man has been charged with murder after the body of a 71-year-old woman was discovered inside a home in Sydney’s inner west.

Emergency services made the grim discovery just after 9.30am on Tuesday after being called to the home on Brady Street in Croydon.

A crime scene was established at the home, with police arresting a 77-year-old man.


He was taken to Concord Hospital for treatment before being released into police custody, where he was charged with murder.

The man was refused bail and is due to appear at Burwood Local Court today.