Man arrested on suspicion of murder in Colchester

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A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman's body was found in Colchester.

Police were called by the ambulance service shortly after 7.45pm last night (Tuesday, September 12) with reports a 37-year-old woman was dead at an address in Avignon Close.

A 43-year-old man from Colchester was arrested and is currently in custody for questioning.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101.