Man held over murder of 80-year-old woman in Barrowby

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Image caption The woman's body was found at a house in Barrowby

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after an 80-year-old woman was found dead in her Lincolnshire home.

The woman's body was discovered at the house in Barrowby, near Grantham, in the early hours of Saturday.

Lincolnshire Police later said a 53-year-old man was arrested in "the south Wales area".

Inquiries are continuing in an attempt to confirm the cause of death. Police said they would not reveal the victim's name until relatives had been informed.

South Wales Police said the arrest was made "in the Swansea area".

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