Thames Valley Police has launched a murder investigation following an incident in Calcot, Reading.
Officers were called yesterday (4/11) at about 3.30pm by the ambulance service after a 30-year-old woman was found at a property in Windsor Way with serious head injuries.
Sadly, she was pronounced dead at the scene shortly afterwards and a murder investigation was started.
The woman’s next of kin have been informed and a post mortem will take place today (5/11).
A 32-year-old man from Reading has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is currently in police custody.
A scene watch is in place at the property while officers continue the investigation.
Investigating officer, Detective Superintendent Justin Fletcher, said: “I understand that people in the community will be very concerned about this incident, but I would like to reassure them that we are in the process of carrying out a full investigation, and that we have made an arrest in connection with the incident.
“People in the area will likely see an increased police presence while officers are at the site.
“If anyone has any details which could relate to this incident, I would ask that they call 101.”
If you have any information relating to this case, please call 101 quoting reference ‘43170328625’, or contact Crimestoppers anonymously.