Man arrested after 77-year-old woman dies at Derbyshire house

A man has been arrested after a woman died in a Derbyshire house.

Police were called to an incident on Western Lane, Buxworth at just after 4am this morning (Thursday).

Police were called to the property at around 4am.

Police were called to the property at around 4am.

A Derbyshire police spokesperson said: "On arrival, they found a 77-year-old woman injured in a house. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

“A 25-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident and remains in custody.

“The investigation is in its early stages and officers remain in the area.”