Stoke & Staffordshire

Man arrested after woman found dead in Stoke-on-Trent house

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Image caption The body of a 57-year-old woman was found in a house in Sneyd Street, Stoke-on-Trent

A man has been arrested over the death of a woman whose body was found at a house.

Paramedics discovered the 57-year-old woman in Sneyd Street, Stoke-on-Trent, on Thursday at about 15:15 GMT.

A 61-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the death and is being questioned by detectives, Staffordshire Police said.

A post-mortem examination is due to reveal the cause of death which is being treated as unexplained by police.

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