Man, 51, arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman in her forties was shot dead at Suffolk’s house
Man, 51, arrested on suspicion of murder after 40-year-old woman shot to death in Suffolk home
- Suffolk police were called to a property on Sunday at 4.45 am
- The woman found a woman in her forties with serious injuries
- She was taken to Ipswich hospital by ambulance, but died a short time later
- A 51-year-old man has been arrested on murder charges
A man was arrested after an incident in which a woman was shot and killed in a house in Barham, Suffolk.
Suffolk police received reports that a woman had been shot in the early hours of Sunday morning and called to the scene before 4:45 am, near the A14 motorway.
Agents found the woman in her forties with serious injuries and she was taken to Ipswich hospital by ambulance, but died a short time later.
A man was arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman in her forties was shot in a house in Suffolk. Police arrived on site before 4.45 am to find the woman with serious injuries and despite having taken her to Ipswich hospital, she died a short time later.
The incident took place in the village of Barham, near the A14 motorway near Ipswich
A spokesman for the Bury St Edmunds Police Investigation Center said that a 51-year-old man was arrested later on Sunday on suspicion of murder and was questioned by police.
An on-site investigation is still being conducted with a police cordon remaining in place at the scene of the incident, while the forensic investigation is still being conducted.
Anyone with information about the incident should contact South CID, citing crime number 37/24434/20, at 101 or by calling Crimestoppers anonymously at 0800 555 111.