Newton Heath murder arrest

Police have arrested a man on suspicion of murder after a woman was found dead at a house in Newton Heath.

Murder Investigation after woman found dead in Newton Heath

Murder Scene Credit: Dave Brown

Police are continuing to question a man on suspicion of murder after a woman was found dead at a house in Manchester.

At about 10.15am today, police received a report that a woman had died at a house on Surbiton Road, Newton Heath. Officers attended and found the body of a woman in the house.

Murder Scene Credit: Dave Brown

A 40 year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is in police custody for questioning. A post mortem examination will take place later to establish the cause of death.