Second arrest in murder inquiry

A SECOND man has today been arrested in connection with the murder of Ipswich woman Cara Martin-Brown.A 19-year-old Ipswich man is currently being questioned by officers at the town's Civic Drive police station.

A SECOND man has today been arrested in connection with the murder of Ipswich woman Cara Martin-Brown.

A 19-year-old Ipswich man is currently being questioned by officers at the town's Civic Drive police station.

Cara Martin-Brown, 25, of Hawthorn Drive, was discovered in an alleyway off Alderman Road, Ipswich, on December 23.

Darren Brown, 21, of Alderman Road, was the first person to be arrested by police just hours after Miss Martin-Brown's body was found. He was charged with her murder 40 hours later.


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Brown is due back in court on March 5 to enter a plea. He was remanded in custody and no application for bail was made.

It is believed that Miss Martin-Brown had been working as a prostitute in the area. Despite sharing part of the same surname the two are not related.

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