Suffolk

Murder arrest in Felixstowe after 'distress call'

Gosford Way, Felixstowe
Image caption The woman was found with "serious injuries" at a house in Gosford Way, Felixstowe

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman in her 60s died at a house in Suffolk, police have said.

She was found with "serious injuries" at a house in Gosford Way, Felixstowe, after a "woman in distress" raised the alarm at 22:30 BST on Wednesday.

The victim, who has not been named, was later pronounced dead at the scene. The death is being treated as suspicious.

The arrested man was not being identified, but was being treated in hospital.

The force said it took officers six minutes to arrive at the scene after the call.

Suffolk Police said a cordon is in place at the property while officers carry out an investigation and a section of the road is closed.

Image caption A cordon is in place while an investigation is carried out

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