A 39 year old man is in custody following the death of a 50 year old woman in Andover.
Officers were called at 6.22am on Saturday 26 May to a report of a concern for the welfare of a woman who was found in the River Anton near Bridge Street.
Officers attended and the woman was taken to the Royal Hampshire County Hospital in Winchester, where she was pronounced dead.
The woman’s next-of-kin have been informed and are being supported by specialist officers.
The death is being treated as suspicious.
A 39-year-old man from Andover has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is currently in police custody.