Man held under Mental Health Act over Alsager stabbing
A man has been detained under the Mental Health Act after a 66-year-old woman was stabbed to death in her home in Cheshire.
Officers found a woman with stab wounds to her upper body at an address in Crewe Road, Alsager, at about 1710 BST on Thursday.
A 70-year-old man was arrested at the scene.
The woman died in hospital on Monday afternoon but Cheshire Police have not released details of her identity yet.
A post-mortem examination is due to take place later.