York Regional Police have charged a Toronto man with murder in connection with the death of a Richmond Hill woman this week.
In a news release Saturday, police said they received a call on Friday evening to check on the welfare of an occupant at a residence on Taylor Mills Drive South.
Police say officers found a man with non-life-threatening injuries and a woman who pronounced dead at the scene. The man was taken to hospital for his injuries.
A 35-year-old man from Toronto was charged with second-degree murder in connection with her death. He is scheduled for a bail hearing in Newmarket on Saturday.
Police say they are still in the process of notifying her next of kin and will not release her identity at this time.