X

Cookies

Continue We want you to get the most out of using this website, which is why we and our partners use cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to receive these cookies. You can find out more about how we use cookies here.

Wednesday, 05 August 2015

Subscriptions  |  evouchers  |  Jobs  |  Property  |  Motors  |  Travel  |  Dating  |  Family Notices

Man held after Cumbrian woman's body found

A man has been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter after the death of a woman in Whitehaven.

Police were called to Wasdale Close at about 1pm yesterday (Tuesday) where they found paramedics attempting to treat a woman.

The 22-year-old Whitehaven woman, who was inside a property, was pronounced dead at the scene.

She has today been named by police as Mica Atkinson.

Her death is being treated as suspicious. Detectives are investigating the circumstances.

A 25-year-old man from Whitehaven was arrested on suspicion of manslaughter and is being questioned by police.

The coroner has been informed. A Home Office post mortem will take place.

SHARE THIS ARTICLE

News & Star What's On search





Vote

Will drugs at music festivals ever be properly controlled?

Never. The culture is here to stay. Users beware!

The only safe control is not to use any illegal substance

They're part and parcel of of the festival scene. It's what puts me off attending

Show Result

Hot jobs
Scan for our iPhone and Android apps
Search for:
NEWS & STAR ON: