Man arrested on suspicion of murder after woman dies in Essex village

Will Taylor
News Reporter
A man in his 40s was arrested on suspicion of murder. (PA Images)

A murder investigation has been launched after a woman was found dead in a village.

Emergency services were called to Tyegreen in Essex following a reported concern for her welfare.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene despite efforts from the paramedics.

A man in his 40s has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is in police custody, Essex Police said.

Anyone with information can call the force’s Major Crime Team on 101 or email scd.appeals.essex@essex.pnn.police.uk quoting incident 969 of Sunday 1 March.

Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.