A murder inquiry’s underway after a woman died following a disturbance in Maldon.
Emergency services were called to Fambridge Close shortly before 2pm today following reports of a disturbance.
A woman found lying in the road with significant injuries died a short time later.
A 25-year-old local man’s been arrested and taken to Chelmsford Police Station for questioning.
The scene has been cordoned off while officers deal with the incident, and carry out house to house enquiries and a forensic examination.