Murder investigation in Waltham Chase after death of woman in her 90s

Detectives have launched a murder investigation following the death of a woman in Waltham Chase.

Police were called shortly after midnight on Friday October 7th to the report of a death of a woman in her 90s at an address in Chase Grove.

A man in his 70s, and known to the woman, has been arrested on suspicion of murder as part of enquiries, and has been bailed until 4 November.

The woman’s family have been informed and are being supported by specialist officers.

The investigation remains ongoing.