Essex

Woman, 81, died after 'bleed around brain'

Police investigating the death of an 81-year-old woman in a suspected domestic incident have revealed she suffered a bleed around the brain.

Post-mortem tests were carried out on Mary Russell after she died following an incident at a property in Madeira Avenue, Leigh, in Essex, on 30 October.

An 87-year-old man was taken to hospital and has not been questioned.

Police said the death was being treated as suspicious and they are not looking for anyone else in connection with it.

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