One man in custody as detectives investigate death of woman in Albany

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The crime scene on David Street in Spencer Park.
Camera IconThe crime scene on David Street in Spencer Park. Credit: Cameron Newbold/Albany Advertiser

Detectives are investigating the death of a woman at a property in Albany on Thursday morning.

Police have confirmed that one man is in custody assisting with inquiries.

The crime scene on David Street in Spencer Park.
Camera IconThe crime scene on David Street in Spencer Park. Credit: Cameron Newbold/Albany Advertiser

Paramedics were called to a home on David Street in Spencer Park just after 4.30am in relation to a female patient in her 30s.

Neighbours told the Advertiser they were woken by emergency services arriving at the scene.

The crime scene on David Street in Spencer Park.
Camera IconThe crime scene on David Street in Spencer Park. Credit: Cameron Newbold/Albany Advertiser

A section of the street has been closed by police.

Forensics officers were still examining the property on Thursday afternoon.

The crime scene on David Street in Spencer Park.
Camera IconThe crime scene on David Street in Spencer Park. Credit: Cameron Newbold/Albany Advertiser

The circumstances surrounding the woman’s death are under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or www.crimestopperswa.com.au.

The crime scene on David Street in Spencer Park.
Camera IconThe crime scene on David Street in Spencer Park. Credit: Cameron Newbold/Albany Advertiser

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