Woman arrested on suspicion of murder after body found

Reporter: Jon Chubb
Date published: 23 May 2019

Police in Tameside say they’ve arrested a woman on suspicion of murder after the body of a man was discovered at a property during the early hours of this morning (Thursday 23rd May).

Officers were called by North West Ambulance Service at around 12.15am to a house on Pennine Terrace following reports that a man had been stabbed.

When officers attended, they discovered the body of a man who is believed to be in his 30s.

A 34-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

A scene is in place at the flat while officers conduct their enquiries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact 0161 856 9353 quoting reference 22 of 23/05/19. Information can also be given anonymously using the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


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