Police probe suspicious death

A MAN was today in police custody following the discovery of a woman's body in a Norwich home.Norfolk police announced the corpse of a 29-year-old woman was found at a property in John Stephenson Court, off Gertrude Road near Mousehold Heath, on Monday.

A MAN was today in police custody following the discovery of a woman's body in a Norwich home.

Norfolk police announced the corpse of a 29-year-old woman was found at a property in John Stephenson Court, off Gertrude Road near Mousehold Heath, on Monday.

Detectives are treating the woman's death as suspicious and have arrested a 39-year-old man.

The man was today being questioned at Bethel Street police station.

One woman who lives in the street, who did not want to be named, said: “When my husband told me I was absolutely shocked. This is a nice area and you do not expect to hear about things like this. I do not know the woman, but it is a real tragedy.”

Police have yet to release any further details, but urged anyone with information to call 0845 4564567.

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