Woman arrested in connection with discovery of Albert Street body

Police examining the scene yesterday
Police examining the scene yesterday

A woman has been arrested in connection with the discovery of a body in Rugby this morning, Thursday October 17.

The body of a female, which has not yet been formally identified, was discovered by a member of the public near the junction of James Street and Albert Street at about 12.15am. A post mortem examination is being carried out this afternoon to determine the cause of death.

Police are treating the death as unexplained.

Officers would like to hear from anyone who lives in the area of James Street and Albert Street, or who was in the area shortly after midnight.

Anyone with information is asked to call Warwickshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.