A 55-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder, after a woman was found dead at a property in The Ryedales yesterday (Sunday, October 21).
Police were called at 9.15am by concerned neighbours and upon attending they found that a woman had died at the property.
Detective Chief Inspector Alan Curtis said: “Our thoughts are with the victim’s family, who are being supported by specialist officers.
“A suspect has been arrested and remains in custody helping with our enquiries.
“We have forensics teams and investigators remaining at the scene as our enquiries continue and would ask that if anyone saw anything that would help us, please tell us what you know.”
Police are appealing for witnesses to this incident and would ask for anyone with information that would help with their investigation to please call 101, quoting log number 174 of 12/10/18.