PHOTOS: First look at Sheffield murder scene after woman's body found in house

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the body of a woman was discovered at a property in Sheffield last night.

Monday, 20th June 2016, 9:41 am
Updated Monday, 20th June 2016, 1:08 pm
Police at Nether Shire Lane

Police are investigating the death of a 48-year-old woman in the Shiregreen area of Sheffield last night (Saturday, 18 June).

A 47-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is currently in police custody being questioned.

Police at the scene of the murder on Nether Shire Lane, Sheffield, United Kingdom, 19th June2016. Photo by Glenn Ashley.

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Officers were called to a property on Nether Shire Lane at around 7.50pm after the woman’s body was found at the property.

A post-mortem examination will take place later today, but the death is being treated as suspicious by police.

Police at the scene of the murder on Nether Shire Lane, Sheffield, United Kingdom, 19th June2016. Photo by Glenn Ashley.
Police at the scene of the murder on Nether Shire Lane, Sheffield, United Kingdom, 19th June2016. Photo by Glenn Ashley.
Police at the scene of the murder on Nether Shire Lane, Sheffield, United Kingdom, 19th June2016. Photo by Glenn Ashley.
Police at the scene of the murder on Nether Shire Lane, Sheffield, United Kingdom, 19th June2016. Photo by Glenn Ashley.
Police at the scene of the murder on Nether Shire Lane, Sheffield, United Kingdom, 19th June2016. Photo by Glenn Ashley.