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Death of elderly woman in Perthshire 'suspicious'

21 February 2012 Last updated at 20:11 GMT

The death of an elderly woman in her Perthshire village home is being treated as suspicious, police have confirmed.

Eighty-year-old Janet Methven was found by a family member at about 17:15 on Monday. She was seriously injured.

Paramedics were called to Kildinny Cottage, an isolated house on the B935, about a mile east of Forteviot, but were unable to save her.

James Cook reports.