Manchester

Murder arrest after Tameside woman's death

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Image caption The body of a 49-year-old woman was found at an address on Market Street in Droylsden

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a woman in Tameside, Greater Manchester.

Police were called to an address on Market Street, Droylsden at around 13:00 BST following reports a woman's body had been found.

Officers discovered the body of a 49-year-old woman and are treating the death as suspicious, police said.

A 61-year-old man was arrested three hours later and remains in police custody for questioning.

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