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Ambleside murder

A murder investigation is underway after a woman was found dead at her home in the Lake District.

Police were called to reports of an assault at a property in Outgate near Ambleside last night.

A 48 year old man who's related to the victim was arrested nearby following a search involving police dogs and a helicopter.

He's now being held on suspicion of murder. John Bevir has been following the story and sent this report from the scene.

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