Breaking News First reported by Island Echo


UPDATED: Police have cordoned off a bungalow on a quiet residential estate in Northwood as forensic investigators examine the property this afternoon (Thursday).

Several specialist officers from Hampshire Constabulary’s Scientific Services department have donned white suits and have entered the address at Medham Village.

Island Echo understands Police and the Isle of Wight Ambulance Service were called to the scene on Green Lane, at the junction of Warren Point, earlier on today.

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An officer is keeping guard whilst evidence is collated by the forensics teams.

UPDATE @ 16:50 – A body has been removed from the property and taken away from the scene by a private ambulance.

UPDATE @ 19:00 – A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the discovery of a 56-year-old woman’s body.

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