Arrest after woman found dead in street in Maldon
A woman found with "significant injuries" in a street amid reports of a disturbance has died, police have said.
Officers were called to Fambridge Close in Maldon, Essex, shortly before 14:00 GMT.
They found the victim lying in the road with "significant injuries" and paramedics "declared her deceased at the scene", police said.
A 25-year-old man from the town was arrested and is being questioned at Chelmsford Police Station.
The scene has been cordoned off while officers carry out house to house enquiries and a forensic examination, a police spokesman said.