Detectives investigating the murder of a woman in Peterborough have charged a man this evening.

Vytautas Jokubauskas, 57, of Mayor's Walk, Peterborough, has been charged with murdering 42-year-old Ramute Butkiene.

Ramute's torso was discovered at a property in Mayor's Walk on Friday afternoon (June 5).

Police officers have discovered some body parts in Peterborough but searches in the area are continuing.

Mr Jokubauskas remains in police custody and is due to appear at Peterborough Magistrates' Court tomorrow morning (June 11).