Man Arrested Following Death in Gloucester

A man was arrested this week in connection with the death of a woman in Gloucester.

Police said that a “scene guard” was in place at an address in the city following the death of a woman, which was being treated as suspicious.

The ambulance service called police shortly after 11.10am on Wednesday 12 May to a property on Newland Street, where a woman had been pronounced dead.

In a statement issued later that day, police said her next of kin were aware and the coroner had been informed.

They added that a man had been arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with the incident.

The statement went on to say that the Major Crime Investigation Team was investigating the death and anyone with information which could assist was asked to contact police.