Man arrested after woman’s body found in house in Leicester

An investigation has been launched after a woman’s body was found in a house in South Wigston.

The body was found in a property on Norfolk Road at around 12.15pm on Thursday 13 December.

The woman is believed to be in her 50s and her death is being treated as ‘unexplained’.

A 62-year-old man was arrested in connection with the incident, but has been released pending further inquiries.

The Police are trying to piece together the exact circumstances surrounding the woman’s death.

Forensic teams have been seen entering the property and examining the garden around the house.

We will bring you further details on the case as they are released.