AN INQUEST has opened into the death of a Winchester woman.

Winchester Coroner's Court heard 32-year-old Charlotte Broad, of Alison Way, Fulflood, died on January 19.

Pathologist Dr Adnan Al-Badri recorded a preliminary cause of death of multiple organ failure and severe malnutrition.

Senior coroner Grahame Short adjourned the inquest to September 18.