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Man arrested after woman found dead

PUBLISHED: 10:59 23 November 2017


A man has been arrested in Burnham-on-Sea after a woman died this morning (Thursday).

Police were called to reports of a woman with serious injuries at a property next to the Co-operative Food store, in Berrow Road, at about 7.30am.

Efforts were made to revive the woman, but she died at about 8.15am.

The death is currently being treated as unexplained.

A statement from Avon and Somerset police said: “A man has been arrested in connection with the incident and remains in police custody.

“Anyone with any information is asked to contact us on 101 quoting log 0143 of today.”

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