Hereford & Worcester

Man arrested after woman dies at property in Bromsgrove

Cloverdale, Bromsgrove
Image caption Extra police patrols are being put on in the area

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman's body was found.

The discovery was made at a property in Cloverdale, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, when police were called out shortly before midnight on New Year's Eve.

The 44-year-old woman, from Bromsgrove, and who is thought to have had a knife injury, was declared dead at the scene.

The 49-year-old man was arrested at the property. Police are appealing for anyone with any information to contact them.

Police said they understood nearby residents would be concerned and said extra officers would be in the area over the coming days.

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