Murder arrest after woman’s body found in Wisbech

Murder in Mill Close Wisbech ANL-160425-140450009

Murder in Mill Close Wisbech ANL-160425-140450009

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the body of a woman was discovered in Wisbech.

The 43-year-old was arrested following the discovery of the woman, who is in her 50s, in Mill Close, Wisbech.

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Murder in Mill Close Wisbech ANL-160425-140431009

Police were called at just after 9.40pm yesterday (Sunday) with reports of concern for a woman at the premises.

The arrested man is currently being treated in hospital for minor injuries.

A post mortem examination is due to be carried out at Peterborough City Hospital at 3pm today.

Anyone with information is asked to call DI Lucy Thomson on 101, or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111, or via crimestoppers-uk.org.