Berkshire

Newbury murder inquiry after woman found dead

Police car at Carnarvon Place
Detectives appealed to anyone who saw or heard anything either on Saturday night or Sunday morning

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman was found dead following reports of a domestic incident.

Police arrived to find the body of Sandra Talman, 62, at a housing complex for the over-55s in Carnarvon Place, Newbury, just after 07:30 on Sunday.

A 60-year-old man was arrested at the scene and is in custody.

Detectives asked anyone who saw or heard anything either on Saturday night or Sunday morning to come forward.

A post-mortem examination found Ms Talman died of compression to the neck.

Carnarvon Place
The woman was found at a housing complex for the over-55s in Newbury

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