First-degree murder charge laid against Calgary man after death of wife

A Calgary man has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of his wife.

CALGARY — A Calgary man has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of his wife.

Police say Yanrong Cheng died after a fight in a home on Sunday.

They say emergency workers found the 41-year-old woman in medical distress and took her to hospital where she died.

The cause of her death has not been released.

Shengjun An, who is 43, has had his case put over to next month.