Man charged with murder of a woman

Date published: 19 May 2018

A man has been charged with murder after the body of a woman was found in Castleton.

David Pawluk (25/10/1959), of Rochdale, has been charged with the murder of Margaret Howlett.

He has been remanded in custody and appeared at Manchester Magistrates’ Court on Saturday (19 May).

At around 8am on Thursday 12 April 2018, a report was made at Rochdale Police Station about concerns for the welfare of a woman. 

Officers attended an address on Alexander Street and found the body of Margaret Howlett.

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