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King’s Lynn death not being treated as suspicious

Detectives investigating the death of a woman in King’s Lynn have confirmed that the incident is not being treated as suspicious.

Officers launched an investigation after the body of a woman was found in a property on Thoresby Avenue, King’s Lynn on Tuesday (23 November).

Police had been called to the address at 8:34am following a report of a concern for safety, and the body a woman in her 40s was found inside the property.

A man in his 50’s was also found at the address in need of medical assistance. He was arrested on suspicion of murder and taken to hospital for treatment.

Following enquiries and a Home Office post mortem, detectives were able to conclude that the death, while still unexplained at this stage, is not suspicious in nature.

As a result, the man previously detained on suspicion of murder has been de-arrested.

The woman’s next of kin have been informed, and a file will be prepared for the coroner in due course.

 

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Police have launched an investigation after the body of a woman was found inside a property in King’s Lynn yesterday (Tuesday 23 November 2021).

Officers were called at 8:34am to an address on Thoresby Avenue, following reports of a concern for safety.

A woman, believed to be in her 40’s, was found deceased at the address.

A police cordon has been put in place while enquiries take place to establish the circumstances surrounding the death.

A man in his 50’s was arrested at the scene on suspicion of murder, and taken to hospital for medical treatment. He will be questioned by detectives investigating the death in due course.

Initial enquiries suggest both parties were known to each other, and officers believe this to be an isolated incident.

A Home Office post mortem will be held in due course to establish the cause of death.