Police discover woman's body inside Northampton house

Detectives say they are not treating 'sudden death' as suspcious

By Kevin Nicholls
Thursday, 9th December 2021, 11:02 am
Locals noticed the police presence in Oaklands Drive, Westone, on Monday afternoon.
Locals noticed the police presence in Oaklands Drive, Westone, on Monday afternoon.

Detectives are not treating the discovery of a woman's body inside a Northampton property on Monday (December 6) as suspicious.

Local residents reported a significant police presence during the afternoon with forensic investigators arriving at the address in Oaklands Drive, Westone.

A Northamptonshire Police statement released on Thursday (December 9) said: “Officers were called to reports of the sudden death of a woman inside a property in Oaklands Drive at about 3pm on Monday.

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“We are not treating this death as suspicious and will be preparing a report for the coroner.

“Our thoughts are with this woman’s family and friends at this difficult time.”