Unexplained death in Banbury

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A 27-year-old woman has died in Banbury.

Police officers were called to an address in Dover Avenue shortly before 5pm yesterday (Wednesday), where the woman had been found unresponsive by the ambulance service. She was taken to the Horton General Hospital and subsequently died.

A 49-year-old man from Banbury has been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter and is currently in police custody.

A Home Office post-mortem examination will take place in due course. The woman’s next of kin has been informed.