Police at Ashford murder scene

Ashford murder investigation
Police investigations are underway in Ashford Photo: ITV Meridian

A murder investigation has been launched after a woman died at a business in Ashford. Emergency services were called to the High Street at 9.40am this morning.

A 38 year old Ashford man was arrested at an address in the town on suspicion of murder and remains in police custody. Detectives say the two knew each other.

The family of the woman have been notified. It's believed she was in her thirties.

Ashford murder investigation
The incident took place at a business in the High Street this morning Credit: ITV Meridian