Update: Two men arrested for murder after woman’s body found in flat

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of murder following the discovery of a woman’s body at a flat in Measham.

The two men, both from Leicestershire, were arrested yesterday after Police were called to a flat on High Street at around 1.50am.

On arrival at the flat, a woman’s body was found inside. Details of her identity have not been released yet.

Following the arrests, a 54-year-old man remains in police custody while a 39-year-old man has been released from custody with no further action.

The flat was cordoned off to allow officers to carry out a full forensic examination of the scene and enquiries are continuing surrounding the incident.

Detectives are trying to piece together the circumstances that led to the woman’s death and would urge anyone who has information or recalls seeing or hearing anything suspicious to please contact them.

Anyone with any information is urged to contact Leicestershire Police on 101.