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Choppington house fire murder probe sees man arrested

Category: England

Published: 30th Nov 2011 12:24:50

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman's body was found in a burning house in Northumberland.

Firefighters were called to an address in Meadowbank Drive, Choppington, at around 15:00 GMT on Tuesday where the body of a 46-year-old woman was found.

Northumbria Police said a 49-year-old man had been arrested on suspicion of murder and is being questioned.

A spokeswoman for the force said it was believed the man and woman knew each other.

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BBC News, 2011. Choppington house fire murder probe sees man arrested [Online] (Updated 30th Nov 2011)
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