Greater Manchester Police (GMP) arrested a 41-year-old man from Oldham on suspicion of murder.
Daniel Smith of Park Road appeared at Manchester and Salford Magistrates’ earlier to face the charge laid against him.
GMP went out to a home on Ashton Road in Oldham at 12:15 GMT Thursday. That’s where they found a woman’s body amid growing concerns about her welfare.
GMP has released a 35-year-old man in regards to the incident.
Mr Smith remains in custody and will appear at Manchester Crown Court on Wednesday.
The police are treating the death as an “isolated” incident.
The investigation continues. (JSL)