A 73-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after officers were called to the home of a 95-year-old woman in Doncaster Lane, Penkhull, Stoke-on-Trent at 8pm last night.
Officers attended and discovered the body of an elderly woman and the 73-year-old man was arrested.
He has been taken to the Northern Area Custody Facility at Etruria and he will questioned by detectives later today.
Detective Inspector Andy Maxfield from Staffordshire Police said “At this stage of the investigation we are not looking for anyone else in connection with this incident.
We will complete our forensic examination of the home later today and we expect a Home Office post-mortem to take place tomorrow.” Local officers will be in the area today as normal and anyone with concerns are urged to speak to their local officer by calling 101.
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