Murder arrest over Barnsley woman's stab death

image source, Google
image captionPolice officers remain in Middlecliffe as investigations into the stabbing continue

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a woman who was stabbed to death in Barnsley.

Emergency services were called to Windsor Crescent, Middlecliffe, just before 17:00 BST on Sunday.

South Yorkshire Police said a 31-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene. The arrested man, 40, remains in custody.

The force said officers remain at the scene as the investigation continues.

Follow BBC Yorkshire on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Send your story ideas to

Related Internet Links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites.