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Raleigh man charged after the death of his wife

Posted September 16, 2016 5:10 a.m. EDT
Updated September 19, 2016 1:00 p.m. EDT

Sunday, officers with the Raleigh Police Department charged Volodymyr Kocherhin, 51, with murder in connection with his wife's death.

— A Raleigh man is facing murder charges in connection with the death of his wife.

Around 1:30 a.m. on Friday, authorities found the body of 44-year-old Olha Kocherhina behind a behind a business located at 5109 New Bern Ave.

Sunday, officers with the Raleigh Police Department charged Volodymyr Kocherhin, 51, with murder in connection with his wife's death.

Kocherhina as a result of internal injuries, officials said.

Police said they are still investigating the death and will release more information when it is available.

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