Woman arrested as Hampshire police launch murder probe after man’s body found

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Police have launched a murder investigation after a man’s body was found at a flat on the Isle of Wight.

Officers were called to the home in East Hill Road, Ryde, at 3.56pm today. The death is being treated as suspicious.

A 53-year-old woman has been arrested in connection with the death and is in police custody.

Anyone who was in the area of Leavington House, East Hill Road, Ryde, this afternoon should call 101, quoting Operation Bobble.

Alternatively, people can call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, where information can be left anonymously.