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Breaking News ! A man has been detained as the post-mortem on a woman found dead in a Cambridgeshire town yesterday, February 22, is due to be carried out. A murder investigation was launched following the death of the woman at a property in Norris Road, St Ives, Cambridgeshire. Police were called to the property at 7.30am with reports of a sudden death and a 40-year-old man from St Ives was arrested on suspicion of murder. An update on the investigation shared by police confirms that he has now been detained under the Mental Health Act. No one else was injured during the incident, and a post-mortem on the woman is due to be carried out later today. Read More Related Articles Live St Ives updates as murder investigation launched after woman found dead St Ives murder: Pictures show forensics working at crime scene after woman found dead View gallery Police are currently not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident and a cordon remains in place at the scene. The woman has not yet been named or identified and cannot be until formal identification has taken place. Speaking yesterday, Detective Inspector Dale Mepstead said: "Our thoughts go out to this woman's family and loved ones at this difficult time.
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"I would urge anyone with information to get in touch with us, if they have not already done so." If you do have any information you can call police on 101 or speak to them via their web-chat service, quoting incident 47 of February 22. Alternatively, you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via crimestoppers-uk.org.