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Man arrested over woman's death in Middleton released

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Image caption Emergency services went to Bonscale Crescent but could not save the woman

A 69-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder after the death of a woman in Greater Manchester has been released under investigation, police said.

Officers found the woman seriously injured at a house in Bonscale Crescent, Middleton, on Thursday.

Greater Manchester Police said despite the "best efforts" of paramedics, she "could not be resuscitated and she sadly died".

A post-mortem is due to take place later on Friday.

Inquiries continue to establish the circumstances surrounding her death.

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