Death of Sheffield woman now 'unexplained' rather than murder

The death of a woman in Sheffield is now being treated as 'unexplained' rather than murder.

Friday, 3rd August 2018, 10:54 am
Updated Friday, 3rd August 2018, 10:58 am
A woman was found dead in a property in Archdale Close, Manor
A woman was found dead in a property in Archdale Close, Manor

A murder probe was launched yesterday afternoon following the discovery of a 30-year-old woman in a bungalow in Archdale Close, Manor, at 12.30pm.

CRIME: Man arrested over drink spiking in BarnsleyTwo men were arrested on suspicion of murder and remain in police custody but the death is now being treated as unexplained, according to South Yorkshire Police.

POLICE: Death of Sheffield woman takes South Yorkshire murder toll to nineThe property where the woman's body was found remains sealed off and under police guard.

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"A forensic post mortem examination was carried out yesterday evening and as a result of those findings and initial enquiries at the scene, detectives are now treating the woman’s death as unexplained.

"Two men arrested in connection with the woman’s death remain in police custody being questioned by officers and a scene remains in place as the investigation continues."