Mother & son arrested on suspicion of assisting a suicide

A 65-year-old woman and a 25-year-old arrested on suspicion of encouraging or assisting a suicide are mother and son.

The pensioner and her son were held after police suspected they were planning to take her husband to the Dignitas clinic in Switzerland to commit suicide, according to Press Association sources.

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Pair arrested over 'suicide plan'

A 65-year-old woman and her son have been arrested after police suspected they were planning to take her husband to the Dignitas clinic in Switzerland to commit suicide, Press Association sources said.