A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman was found in a car with a gunshot wound to her neck.
Police said they had a number of reports of shots fired in Farmers Gate, in Newport, Shropshire, just before 11.15pm on Friday (26 January).
They arrived to find the woman, who was in her 50s, in the car. Paramedics went to the scene, but the woman was declared dead.
A 45-year-old man, from Newport, was arrested on farmland near Sutton. He is currently in hospital under police guard.
Officers said they found a shotgun at the scene of the arrest. They will be stepping up patrols in the area this weekend.