Manchester

Audenshaw murder arrest after woman's body found

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman's body was found in the Tameside area of Greater Manchester.

Police were called to a house in Rowcon Close in Audenshaw at about 12:40 GMT. Officers discovered the body of a 39-year-old woman.

A 53-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in police custody for questioning.

The scene was sealed off while forensic investigations were carried out.

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