Bristol

Murder arrest after woman dies at Bristol house

House in Air Balloon Road, St George
Image caption Police were called to the house in Air Balloon Road, St George, at 11:00 GMT on Tuesday

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman died at a house in Bristol.

Police were called to the semi-detached house in Air Balloon Road, St George, at 11:00 GMT on Tuesday.

The woman, who is believed to have been in her 60s, was treated by police after suffering a cardiac arrest.

A 63-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder. Forensic officers have searched the house, which has been cordoned off.

A spokesman for Great Western Ambulance Service said police had treated the woman while paramedics were on their way to the house but she was confirmed dead at the scene.

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