A man is in police custody after a woman died in Wigan.
At about 2.15pm today, Sunday 1st February 2015, police received a report that a 20-year-old woman had suffered an injury at a house on Cameron Place, Worsley Hall.
Emergency services arrived and the woman was taken to Wigan Hospital where she subsequently sadly died.
A 23-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in police custody for questioning.
A post mortem examination will be carried out to establish the cause of death.
Superintendent Wayne Millersaid: “It is always tragic when a young person loses their life suddenly and it is understandable that some people in the community will be concerned.
“I want to reassure everyone that we have made a quick arrest following this woman’s death and, atthis stage, we are not currently looking for anyone else in connection with this incident.
“We are also appealing for witnesses and for information. Anyone with information is asked to callpolice on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”
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