A son has made an appeal for thieves to return his father's ashes, which were taken during a burglary in Melksham.
The daughters of a Wiltshire man fighting for the right to die have appeared on ITV1's This Morning to support him.
Tony Nicklinson from Melksham is paralysed by locked-in syndrome. His case for assisted suicide is being heard at the High Court this week
Wiltshire police say a man arrested in connection with the death of a woman in Melksham, is receiving hospital treatment. The 51-year-old man was arrested yesterday on Exmoor.
– Wiltshire police spokesman
He remains under arrest and is being guarded by police officers whilst in hospital. He is likely to be discharged in a few days and upon release from hospital will be taken to Melksham Police Station for interview.
A man is in custody tonight after a woman's body was found at a house in Wiltshire. Police launched a hunt for Richard Newton, who lived in the property in Melksham.
His car was later found on Exmoor in Somerset.
Mr Newton was arrested this morning after a tip-off by a member of the public.
Our Wiltshire reporter Robert Murphy has the story:
Police searching for a man they want to speak to in connection with the discovery of a woman's body have made an arrest.
A 51-year-old man was held in Dulverton, Devon, this morning.
– Devon & Cornwall Police spokeswoman
A 51-year-old man was arrested in Dulverton shortly before 9am.
"He is in custody and will be transferred to the Wiltshire force
Police in Wiltshire are appealing for help to locate a man in connection with an incident in Melksham.
Officers would like to speak to 51 year old Richard Newton after the body of a woman was found on Sunday morning.
A car he was driving was found at Brendon Common on Exmoor yesterday afternoon.
Police are trying to find a man they believe may hold vital information after a body was found in Melksham this morning [Sunday].
Officers want to locate 51-year-old Richard Gordon Newton, who is from the Bowerhill area. They believe he might hold vital information in relation to a woman's body which was found at an address in the town.
It is thought that Mr Newton was driving a blue Volkswagen Polo - registration number S487 CKN - from his home address in Melksham to the Williton area of Somerset.
Avon and Somerset police officers found the vehicle unattended at Brendon Common on Exmoor shortly before 12.30pm.
Wiltshire Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a man collapsed and died in Melksham on New Year's Day.
40 year old Graham Topp died at the Total petrol station, where he worked, at around 6am.
Police are not treating the incident as suspicious.
They have released CCTV images of a man and a woman, aged in their twenties, who witnessed his collapse.
Graham was treated by the Ambulance Service but was declared dead at the scene.
Police would like to speak with the witnesses as part of the preparation for the inquest on behalf of the coroner.
Detective Inspector Mark Power said:
“We are trying to piece together exactly what happened in the last moments of Graham Topp’s life and we believe that these two people can assist with this. Although they witnessed the collapse they didn’t remain at the scene to speak to police."
Police have named the man who died in a car crash in Melksham in the early hours of Christmas Day.
Nerijus Partikas, 30, lived in Melksham but was originally from Lithuania. His family, who do not live in the UK, have been informed.
The other occupants of the car are expected to make a full recovery.