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Tower Hamlets murder suspect arrested after woman dies

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Image caption Police were called to City Island Way shortly after 16:00 GMT on Friday

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the death of a woman who was found with a critical neck injury at her east London home.

The victim, aged in her 30s, was found in a property in City Island Way, Tower Hamlets, on Friday at about 16:00 GMT.

She was treated by paramedics but was pronounced dead at 16:17. Her next of kin have been informed.

The Met said the 46-year-old man was arrested after he attended a police station earlier. He remains in custody.

It is believed the victim was known to the suspect.

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