Murder investigation after body is found in Dover house

A 30-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman's body was discovered at a house in Kent.

The woman, believed to be in her 40s, was found by officers called to a property in Prescott Close, Guston, near Dover, at 22:15 BST on Sunday.

Kent Police said a man from Dover was arrested on suspicion of murder and was currently in custody.

A post-mortem examination is expected to be held later. Detectives have appealed for witnesses.

A spokeswoman for Kent Police said: "Officers are not looking for anyone else in connection with the murder inquiry and have confirmed that the woman who died and the man in custody are known to each other."

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