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Investigation launched after body of woman found in Hull

The woman's body was discovered at a property in Constable Street at around 7.30 this morning. Credit: PA Images

An investigation has been launched after the body of a woman was found at a property in Constable Street in Hull at around 7.30am this morning.

A man was arrested in Hessle shortly afterwards. He remains in police custody. Anyone with information is asked to contact police or to call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Our enquiries are in their very early stages but I want to make it clear that we believe this incident to be isolated with no threat or risk to the wider public.

– Major Crime Unit Manager, Detective Superintendent Martin Smalley