Walkden murder investigation: Man in hospital after woman's body found

Manchester Road, Walkden Image copyright Google
Image caption Police found the woman's body at a house on Manchester Road in Walkden

A man has been taken to hospital in a "critical condition" after the body of a woman was found at a house by police.

The woman, who was in her 20s, was found at a property on Manchester Road in Walkden, Salford, at about 02:10 BST, Greater Manchester Police said.

The force said her "incredibly tragic" death was being treated as murder and a post-mortem examination would take place following formal identification.

A spokeswoman added that the man, who is in his 30s, was receiving treatment.

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