Man arrested and bailed following Teddington fatal fire

man arrested and bailed following teddington fatal fire

Detectives from the Homicide and Major Crime Command continue to investigate following a fatal fire in Teddington.

Police were called just after 1.00am on Wednesday, 22 August, to a fire at an address in Mays Road.

Officers attended along with London Ambulance Service and London Fire Brigade.

A 72-year-old woman was found dead inside the address.

The victim has been named as Carole Harrison who lived at the address; her next of kin have been informed.

A post-mortem examination took place at Kingston Mortuary on Thursday, 23 August – no formal cause of death was determined and the results of further forensic tests are awaited.

At 3.30pm on Saturday, 25 August, detectives arrested a 54-year-old man on suspicion of murder.

He was taken to a central London police station and has now been bailed to a date in mid-September.

Enquires continue.

Any witnesses or anyone with any information is asked to call the incident room on 020 8721 4622.