Lincolnshire Police have charged local man, Kazik Pasierbek with murder, following the death of a 72-year-old woman in Lincoln.
Kazik Pasierbek, 38, of St Botolph's Crescent is now due to appear at Lincoln Magistrate's Court on October 15.
Margaret Lynette Krawcewicz died after being assaulted in St Botolph's Crescent on October 12.
She was taken to Lincoln County Hospital with serious injuries but died later the same day.
Lincolnshire Police were called to the incident at 6:13am and the 38-year-old man was arrested shortly after.
A Home Office Pathologist will conduct a post-mortem to establish the cause of death.
Police are still appealing for information via the 101 non-emergency number or by calling Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.