Woman found murdered in Bournemouth property

Police cordon in St Michael's Road

A woman has been found dead in a property in Dorset, sparking a murder investigation.

The body of the woman, who has not been identified, was discovered in a property in St Michael's Road, Bournemouth, shortly after 12:30 BST.

Dorset Police said a 58-year-old man had been arrested and was helping officers with their enquiries.

A section of St Michael's Road, near the junction of Purbeck Road, was cordoned off.

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