Ilkeston murder: Man arrested after woman dies from injuries

Critchley Street flats
Image caption The woman was found with fatal injuries at the flat in Ilkeston

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman was found with fatal injuries at a house in Derbyshire.

Police were called to a flat in Critchley Street, Ilkeston at 22:00 BST on Sunday.

A force spokeswoman said the woman, aged 27, was treated by paramedics before being taken to hospital. She later died from her injuries.

A 48-year-old man was arrested at the scene and remains in police custody.

Police said a post mortem examination would be carried out in due course to determine the cause of death.

The woman is yet to be formally identified but her family has been informed.

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