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Nelson murder probe: Dead woman named as Janet Hoskins

Janet Hoskins was found dead at a property in High Street on Nelson in Wednesday
Image caption Janet Hoskins was found dead at a property in High Street on Nelson in Wednesday

A woman whose death sparked a murder investigation has been named as 67-year-old Janet Hoskins.

Emergency services found Ms Hoskins dead at a property in High Street in Nelson, Caerphilly county, on Wednesday after reports of an unresponsive woman.

A 70-year-old man who was arrested on suspicion of murder has been released under investigation, Gwent Police confirmed.

Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward with information.

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