Man being questioned over wife's death

An elderly man is being questioned on suspicion of murder following the death of a woman in Sussex. Mary Saunders, who was 71, was found dead in her flat in Hove yesterday morning by paramedics. Police say that a mercy-killing is one line of inquiry.

Andy Dickenson reports from the scene.

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Man, 85, held over wife's death

An 85-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering his elderly wife. The ambulance service were called to a flat at King George VI Mansions in Court Farm Road, Hove, East Sussex, on Thursday and found her body.