Man arrested on suspicion of murder after woman found dead at Sussex flat

A woman was found dead in the flat in Sussex
A woman was found dead in the flat in Sussex

Police have arrested a man on suspicion of attempted murder after a woman was tragically found dead at a flat in Sussex.

Officers were called to the flat in London Road, Bexhill, in the early hours of this morning (July 21).

London Road in Bexhill, Sussex

London Road in Bexhill, Sussex

A Sussex Police spokesman said: "Police have arrested a man on suspicion of murder after an incident at a Bexhill flat.

"At 12.35am on Sunday (July 21), officers were called to a disturbance at a flat in London Road, Bexhill.

"A 29-year-old woman was sadly found dead at the address and a 36-year-old man was arrested there on suspicion of murder. He is currently in custody for interview and further enquiries.

"Both people were known to each other and police are not looking for anyone else in connection with this investigation.

A police vehicle at the scene

A police vehicle at the scene

"Officers from the Surrey and Sussex Major Crime Team are investigating and no further information is available at this stage."