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Murder arrest after body found in Bournemouth

A 25-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman was found dead in Bournemouth.

The woman's body was found by an ambulance crew near the flyover at Horseshoe Common at about 00:20 GMT.

The man and woman are thought to be known to each other. Police are not looking for anyone else in connection with the death.

Officers are keen to hear from anyone was on the common between 19:00 on Thursday and 00:30 on Friday.

The body of the young woman, believed to be from Bournemouth, is yet to be identified.

Part of Horseshoe Common has been cordoned off while forensic experts examine the scene.

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