Tributes to woman found dead in Whitehaven

At around 1.00pm on November 27th, Cumbria Police were called to an address in Wasdale Close, Whitehaven. Paramedics were at the scene and found a female who was pronounced dead on arrival.

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Police name dead woman

The body of a woman found at a house in Whitehaven on November 27th, has been named as that of 22-year-old Mica Atkinson.

Cumbria Police are continuing with their investigation into the sudden death after being called to Miss Atkinson's home in Wasdale Close.

Paramedics were at the scene and Miss Atkinson was pronounced dead.

The death is being treated as suspicious and a 25-year-old Whitehaven man was arrested on suspicion of manslaughter and remains in police custody.

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