POLICE ATTEND UPPER VENTNOR PROPERTY FOLLOWING DEATH

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UPDATED: Police are in attendance at a property in Chestnut Close, Ventnor this lunchtime (Wednesday) following a death.

Paramedics from the Isle of Wight Ambulance Service and Police were called to the scene off Newport Road at around 10:10 this morning.

Island Echo understands paramedics have been unable to save the life of a currently unnamed individual inside the property.

A single Police unit remains outside the residential address, although no cordon is in place. Detectives from Newport CID are at the scene and have been joined by scenes of crime investigators.

The death is not thought to be suspicious at this stage.

UPDATE @ 15:30 – The body of a 25-year-old woman has been removed from the property.

Police have now left the scene and have confirmed that the death is not being treated as suspicious.

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