Dawlish murder probe: Police investigate woman's death

Iddesleigh Terrace, Dawlish Image copyright Google
Image caption The body of a woman was discovered in Iddesleigh Terrace, Dawlish

Police have launched a murder investigation following the discovery of a woman's body in Devon.

Officers were called out on Wednesday evening to reports of a missing person and the body was found in Iddesleigh Terrace, Dawlish, in the early hours.

The major crime investigation team at Devon and Cornwall Police is investigating the death.

A 36-year-old man was arrested at the scene on suspicion of murder and taken into custody in Exeter.

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