Man arrested on suspicion of murder after woman found dead in Milton Keynes

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Police in Milton Keynes are investigating the death of a young woman after her body was found in a house.

Officers were called to Newport Road in New Bradwell on Thursday 7 December, where the body of the 29 year old was found.

She hasn't been named officially but friends have said she was pregnant.

A 24-year-old man from Milton Keynes has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is currently in police custody

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"Detectives from our Major Crime Unit are working with colleagues from Force CID to investigate the circumstances of how a woman has died and I would like to speak to anyone who saw anything suspicious in the area or has any information which could assist the investigation. People in the community are likely to notice an increased presence of officers in the area and I would ask anyone who has any concerns or information should approach and speak to an officer."

– Senior investigating officer, Detective Inspector Stuart Blaik