Guernsey

Man arrested after body found in St Peter Port flat

  • 21 August 2011
  • From the section Guernsey

A man has been arrested after a woman's body was found in a flat in St Peter Port, police have said.

The body was found on Saturday night and police said they were treating the death as suspicious.

Officers are not, at this stage, revealing the age or identity of the man who was detained or of the deceased woman.

Police said they had closed a road, Le Bordage in St Peter Port, in connection with the investigation.

Inspector John Davis said he could not reveal the exact location of the incident, or the time at which officers were called to the scene.

A BBC Guernsey journalist, located near the scene, said police had been joined by civil protection volunteers and a major incident trailer.

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