An Ajax man has been charged with second-degree murder after his wife was found dead in their home on Friday night.

Nasira Fazli, 31, was killed.

Durham regional police have not released the cause of death, but did say Fazli showed obvious signs of trauma.

Officers were called to Torr Lane, near Kingston and Salem roads, around 7:20 p.m. One man was taken into custody at the scene. No one else was home at the time, police said.

Feraidon Mohammad Imbrahem, 31, was charged with second-degree murder and remains in custody.

Fazli’s death marks Durham’s third homicide of the year.