Police launch murder investigation after woman killed in Burnley

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A murder investigation has been launched following the death of a woman in Burnley.


Police were called by the ambulance service at 7-13pm yesterday after the body of a woman had been found at an address in Marlborough Street.

Detectives have launched a murder investigation following the incident in Burnley Wood

Detectives have launched a murder investigation following the incident in Burnley Wood

The 40-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

Her death is currently being treated as suspicious and enquiries are ongoing.

Police at the scene in Marlborough Street, Burnley

Police at the scene in Marlborough Street, Burnley