Woman's death in Belgrave treated as murder

Police attending the incident in Down Street, Belgrave
Image caption Officers cordoned off a section of the street while investigations took place

Police are treating the death of a woman whose body was found in a house in Leicester as murder, the force has confirmed.

Leicestershire Police said they were called to the house in Down Street, Belgrave, by a member of the public on Wednesday.

A man was arrested and is currently in hospital receiving treatment.

Officers also searched a house in nearby Asha Margh which was thought to be linked to the woman's death.

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