Milton Keynes strangled man named as John Sampford
A man who was found dead at a house in Milton Keynes has been identified as 83-year-old John Sampford, police said.
Mr Sampford's body was found by police in Spoonley Wood, Bancroft Park, at about 06:30 BST on Friday. Post-mortem tests revealed he had been strangled.
His wife, Sheila Sampford, 75, was arrested at the scene on suspicion of murder and bailed until 2 August.
A police spokesman said they were now trying to "establish the exact circumstances around the death".
Det Ch Insp Vince Grey said: "We are now consulting with the Crown Prosecution Service as to how this case should be carried forward."