Man arrested on suspicion of murder after woman's body found in Cambridgeshire village

A man has been arrested for murder after a woman was found dead at a Fenland home last night, Monday.

Tuesday, 5th April 2016, 2:44 pm
Updated Tuesday, 5th April 2016, 4:31 pm
Police at the scene at Murrow Bank

Police were called to an address in Murrow Bank, Murrow near Wisbech at 9.34pm by the ambulance service to reports of the sudden death of a woman.

Officers attended the scene and the death is currently being treated as suspicious.

A police cordon is currently in place and is expected to be for some time.

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A spokesman for the East of England Ambulance Service said: “We were called at 9.29pm to an address in Murrow Bank, Murrow.

“Two ambulance crews were sent to the scene. There was one patient, a woman, but she sadly died at the scene.”

A 51-year-old man from Murrow has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is currently in custody at Thorpe Wood Police Station.