Man arrested on suspicion of murdering a 30-year-old woman in Dagenham

The house where the woman was found has been cordoned off

The house where the woman was found has been cordoned off - Credit: Archant

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a 30-year-old woman in Dagenham.

Police were called at 6.50pm last night to reports of the body of a woman found at an address in Baden Powell Close.

Police and London Ambulance Service attended and the 30-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

A 35-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder today and held in custody at an east London police station,

A post mortem will be arranged in due course and next of kin have been informed.

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