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Woman in the UK arrested after 78-year-old found dead

Woman in the UK arrested after 78-year-old found dead

A 52-year-old woman has been arrested after a pensioner was murdered.

The 78-year-old female victim was found dead at a house in Plumstead, south-east London, on Sunday, Scotland Yard said.

A post-mortem examination revealed she died from injuries to the neck.

The woman arrested after the death in Kirkham Street remains in custody at a south London police station.