Police were called to the home in Redditch (Image: Google)

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A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the body of a woman was found inside a home in a quiet cul de sac.

Police and paramedics arrived at the property in Redditch, Worcestershire, at 1.20pm on Wednesday, but they were unable to save the woman.

The woman and the arrested man are both believed to be in their 30s.

A police spokesman said: "A man has been arrested in connection with a death in Redditch yesterday.

"At around 1.20pm we were called by the ambulance service following the death of a woman in her thirties at her home in Prospect Drive, Redditch.

"A man in his thirties from Redditch has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is in police custody.

"We would like to reassure the community that this is believed to be an isolated incident.

"Officers will be in the local area to provide support while our investigation continues."