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Murder investigation launched in Burnley

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Published by Laura Pratt at 10:43am 15th January 2019

A woman's body has been found in Burnley, launching a murder investigation.

The North West Ambulance Service and police officers were called to a house on Marlborough Street at about 7.13pm last night (14/1/19).

Inside, they found a 40-year-old woman, who was pronounced dead at the scene.

A spokesperson for the police says;

"Her death is currently being treated as suspicious and enquiries are ongoing".

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