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Sudden death of Dagenham woman is ‘unexplained’

PUBLISHED: 11:29 11 January 2017 | UPDATED: 15:15 12 January 2017

Police were called to a 'sudden death' in Dagenham last night Picture: Joe Giddens/PA Images

Police were called to a 'sudden death' in Dagenham last night Picture: Joe Giddens/PA Images

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Police are treating a “sudden death” they attended last night as unexplained.

Paramedics were called to a house in Valence Avenue in Dagenham at about 7pm, where they found a woman in her 80s had died.

A file is being prepared for a coroner to determine the cause of death, which is being treated as unexplained.

Police also attended the scene between 11pm and 1am and the death is not being treated as suspicious.

The next of kin have been informed.


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