Mississauga man charged with murder in death of 83-year-old woman

Peel police cruiser

Police say they've charged a man with first-degree murder in the December death of an 83-year-old woman in Mississauga, Ont.

Peel Regional Police say Mary Araujo was found dead in a home on the morning of Dec. 21, 2018.

They say she was found with obvious signs of trauma.

Officers say they arrested and charged the 47-year-old accused on Monday.

He's in police custody as he awaits a bail hearing.

Officers say they're still investigating the incident, and they're asking anyone with information to come forward.