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Stockport murder probe: Man arrested after woman found dead

Moor End Road, Stockport (general view, Google Street View) Image copyright Google
Image caption A 52-year-old man, who was present at the house in Moor End Road, has been arrested

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman was found dead at a house in the early hours.

Police were called to the home in Moor End Road, Stockport, Greater Manchester, at about 04:55 GMT.

The ambulance service had already attended and contacted Greater Manchester Police.

A 52-year-old man, who was at the address, has been arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in police custody.

A post-mortem examination will now be carried out to establish the cause of death. The victim has not yet been identified.

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