Garden body discovery leads to murder arrests
- 28 July 2014
- From the section Manchester
Two people have been arrested on suspicion of murder following the "sudden and tragic" death of a woman in Salford, police said.
The 49-year-old victim was found in the back garden of a house on St Heliers Drive on Sunday afternoon.
She had suffered cuts to the head and was declared dead at the scene.
A 34-year-old woman and a 35-year-old man have been arrested on suspicion of murder and are being questioned by police.
Det Supt Jon Chadwick said: "A woman has died in sudden and tragic circumstances and we are determined to find out what led up to this."