Berkshire

Newbury murder inquiry after woman found dead

Police car at Carnarvon Place
Image caption 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.

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

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