A MAN has been charged with murder following the death of a woman in Huddersfield.
Detectives launched a major inquiry after the 24-year-old woman was found dead in a house in Spinkfield Road, Birkby.
Police officers were called to the house at 7.18am yesterday. A West Yorkshire Ambulance Service crew was also called and the body of the woman was found at the scene.
West Yorkshire Police said this morning a post-mortem was being conducted on the victim.
Details of the woman's identity and how she died have not yet been released.
A 26-year-old man, Julien Joseph, of the same address, was arrested at the scene.
He has been charged with murder and was due to appear before Huddersfield magistrates this morning.
Officers were still at the neat Spinkfield Road terrace house today.