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A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman was found dead at a care home in Walton-on-the-Naze in Essex, shortly after 9am this morning.

Officers were called to the Delamer House care home in Naze Park road, following reports that a woman had been seriously injured.

The woman was found dead by officers and ambulance crews on arrival. Police said the woman is believed to have been shot.

Essex police have confirmed they have launched a murder investigation and are not looking for anyone else in connection with the investigation.

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