Police say death of Gaithersburg woman, 47, was homicide; suspect is charged

A 47-year-old woman was found dead in a home in Gaithersburg Sunday and Montgomery County police said they have arrested and charged a man believed to be her husband.

No names were given, but Capt. Paul Starks, the county police spokesman, said the man was charged on a warrant with murder in the death of the woman.

She was found in the morning in a house in the 18300 block of Hallmark Court.

Few other details about the incident were immediately available, but Starks said it appeared to be domestic in nature. No cause of death had been released.

This story has been updated.

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