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Man arrested in connection with "unexplained" Norwich death

Officers were called to Shorncliffe Avenue shortly before 3am.
Officers were called to Shorncliffe Avenue shortly before 3am. Credit: ITV News Anglia

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of woman in Norwich earlier this morning.

Officers were called to Shorncliffe Avenue shortly before 3am following reports that the body of a woman had been found inside the house.

The woman, aged in her late 30s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

A man has been arrested in connection with the incident.

The death is currently being treated as unexplained and the property has been sealed off.

A man in his 40s remains in custody at Wymondham Police station and will be questioned later today.

Teenager assaulted at Sundown Festival camp site

Sundown Festival.
Sundown Festival. Credit: ITV News Anglia.

Police in Norfolk are investigating an alleged assault at the Sundown Festival camp site on Friday.

At about 8pm a woman, in her late teens, is believed to have been assaulted by an unknown man outside a tent on the camp site area of the festival at the Norfolk Showground.

Witnesses should contact police on 101.

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People start to arrive at Sundown Festival

Over the summer the East hosts some of the biggest festivals going. From Latitude in Suffolk, to the Cambridge Folk Festival and of course there's the V-Festival in Chelmsford.

Now with the nights drawing in its time for the grand finale with the appropriately named Sundown Festival taking place in Norwich this weekend with, among the line up, some of the biggest names in British music.

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Women threatened with metal bar in Norwich cold call robbery

Norfolk Police are appealing for witnesses following an armed robbery in Norwich.

At around 3.10pm on Bank Holiday Monday a woman in her mid-20s, was threatened with a metal bar after two men and a woman cold called at a flat and forced their way in.

She handed over a quantity of cash and the suspects left the scene and headed towards Oak Street.

The female suspect is described as white, with a pale complexion, mid to late 20s, between 5ft4 and 5ft 6 tall, of medium build with blonde wavy/curly hair which was pulled back in a ponytail/bun. She was wearing a pink and grey chequered style short coat.

Officers are keen to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the incident.

Contact Det Con Graham Finney at Norwich CID on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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