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Man arrested after woman's murder in Bedford

A man has been arrested in connection with the murder of a woman in Bedford.

The woman, in her 30s, was found dead at an address in Wadsworth Court on Friday afternoon by police.

Officers arrested Jordan Quailey, 29, at an address in Kempston late on Saturday afternoon.

A spokesman for Bedfordshire Police said Mr Quailey, also of Wadsworth Court, had been taken to Greyfriars police station where he was being interviewed.

The area where the murder took place has been cordoned off for a full forensic examination.

A post-mortem examination of the woman, who has not yet been formally named, is expected to be held over the weekend.

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