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Man held over death in Islington of woman in her 80s

The body of a woman, believed to be in her 80s, has been found at a property in London.

Officers found the body at Emberton Court, near St John Street and Percival Street in Islington, on Friday.

The pensioner, who has not been named, was found after people in the building reported concerns about the resident.

A man, in his 50s, has been arrested on suspicion of murder over the woman's death. He remains at a police station in north London.

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