Man arrested after woman found dead near Norwich Cathedral

The woman was found unresponsive close to Norwich Cathedral. Credit: ITV News Anglia

A man in his 50s has been arrested after a woman was found dead near Norwich Cathedral.

Police were called just before midnight yesterday (March 15) and found a woman in her 30s unresponsive.

Paramedics treated her but she was pronounced dead at the scene.

Norfolk Police say the death is currently being treated as "unexplained".

The area has been sealed off while officers carry out enquiries.

The man in his 50s is in custody at Aylsham Police Investigation Centre, where he will be questioned.