A man has been arrested after the body of a woman in Salisbury was found by officers this weekend.

The woman was found in her house in Collingwood Mews at about 2.45pm on Sunday.

Police and paramedics were in attendance but she was pronounced dead at the scene.

Her death is currently being treated as ‘unexplained’ but investigations continue.

A 59-year-old local man was arrested in connection with the incident and is in custody.

Police have said there may be an increased presence of officers in the area throughout the day.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101.

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