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Murder investigation launched in Ealing

News   •   Feb 23, 2021 11:18 GMT

A murder investigation has been launched following the death of a woman in Ealing.

Police were called at approximately 15:45hrs on Monday, 22 February to reports of an unresponsive woman at a residential property on Castlebar Road in Ealing.

A woman, believed aged in her 40s, was pronounced dead at the scene but has not yet been formally identified.

A post-mortem examination will be carried out in due course.

A man, aged in his 40s, was arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in custody at a west London police station.

Homicide detectives from the Met’s Specialist Crime South are leading the investigation.

Enquiries into the circumstances remain ongoing and a crime scene remains in place.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 or tweet @MetCC and quote CAD 4360/22Feb. 

Alternatively, call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.