Berkshire

Murder arrest after woman's body found in Old Windsor

Church Road, Old Windsor Image copyright Google
Image caption Thames Valley Police said it had stepped up patrols in the area to provide reassurance to residents

A woman has been found dead at a property in Berkshire.

The 58-year-old was discovered in Church Road, Old Windsor, on Friday night.

Thames Valley Police said a 35-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder had been detained under the Mental Health Act.

The force said the woman's next of kin had been informed and were being supported. A post-mortem examination is yet to be carried out.

Det Supt Justin Fletcher said: "Members of the public will see an increased police presence and a scene watch will remain in place as we continue to investigate."

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