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Man, 51, arrested after woman's body found in house

By Jon_Bayley  |  Posted: January 14, 2013

A 51-year-old man has been arrested at Dulverton on suspicion of murder following the death of a woman in Wiltshire.

The man remains in custody at Taunton Police station.

The arrest comes after the body of woman was found at an residential address in Melksham yesterday morning.

Police say formal identification of the deceased will follow in due course and a post-mortem examination is likely to take place this afternoon.

Yesterday, Wiltshire Police appealed for information on the whereabouts of a man in connection with this incident.

This man has now been located.

Wiltshire Police are still appealing for anyone with information on this incident to contact Wiltshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 where information can be left anonymously.

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