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Woman found dead in Letchworth flat named as Nicola Collingbourne

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Image caption Nicola Collingbourne was found at an property in Ivel Court in Letchworth

A woman who was found dead at a flat in Hertfordshire, prompting a murder investigation, has been identified by police.

Nicola Collingbourne, 26, was found at a flat in Ivel Court on the Jackman's Estate in Letchworth on Tuesday.

A 52-year-old woman from Hitchin has been arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in police custody.

Hertfordshire Police said it was "fully investigating the circumstances" and inquiries were continuing.

Det Insp Fraser Wylie said: "Our thoughts are with the victim's family at this difficult time and they are being supported by specially trained officers."

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Image caption Police inquiries are continuing
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Image caption Police were called to Ivel Court, Letchworth, on Tuesday

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