Cause of Wellington street death confirmed as murder

Tasmania Police

Following our story from yesterday regarding a woman who died suddenly on Saturday, police have charged a 27 year old German national with the murder.

The 49 year old victim was found in a bedroom of the Wellington Street residence at approximately 8.30pm, but was unable to be successfully resuscitated.

A post-mortem investigation of the body confirmed that the woman was murdered.

The man was expected to appear before the court this evening.

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