Police in Burton have charged a man with the murder of his wife.
58 year old Phillip Gyde from St Chads Road was charged with the murder of Susan Gyde, aged 52, on Sunday 9 September.
He's due to appear at the North Staffordshire Justice Centre in Newcastle-under-Lyme.
Officers were called to St Chads Road on Sunday following reports of an assault.
The family of the victim continue to be supported by specially trained officers at this difficult time and ask that their privacy is respected.