Elderly hospital patient found dead at mental health hospital.

Detectives have launched an investigation following the death of an elderly woman at a hospital in Norwich.

Paramedics called police to the Julian Hospital which is located on Bowthorpe Road at around 12.10pm today after the body of an elderly woman was found dead within the hospital.

Julian Hospital is mental health hospital which accesses the elderly for mental health problems such as dementia and depression.

Police have declared the location in which the body was found as a crime scene, Police are conducting inquiries.

Police have confirmed her death of the elderly woman who was a patient at the time is being currently treat as unexplained at this time.