Manchester

Murder arrest after woman's body found in Radcliffe

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman was found dead in Greater Manchester.

The body of the 62-year-old was discovered by police at an address on Bury Road in Radcliffe at around 09:30 BST.

A post-mortem examination is due to take place to establish the cause of the woman's death.

Police said a man, also aged 62, was taken to hospital with serious injuries and later arrested.

Ch Supt Mary Doyle said it was "an isolated incident" and there was no wider threat to the local community.

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