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Police arrest man whose mother was found dead in Exmouth

Linda Sheard was found dead in Exmouth on Wednesday Photo: Devon & Cornwall Police

A man wanted in connection with the death of his mother in Devon has been arrested in the Gloucester area.

The body of 63-year-old Linda Sheard was found at her home in Exmouth on Wednesday.

Police say 30-year-old Andrew Cane was arrested on suspicion of murder in the early hours. He is being held in custody in Exeter.

Ms Sheard's body was found at an address in Port Mer Close, Brixington, near Exmouth, at around 7.10pm on Wednesday.