Murder arrest after woman’s body found in King's Mill Reservoir

A man has today been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman’s body was found in King’s Mill Reservoir.

A spokesman for Nottinghamshire Police said the body was discovered at the reservoir, between Mansfield and Sutton, this morning.

Police at the scene at King's Mill Reservoir today. Picture: Linz Gelsthorpe.

Part of the reservoir was cordoned off while the scene was examined.

The spokeswoman said: “Police and other emergency services were called to King’s Mill Reservoir after the body of a woman was found in the water in the early hours of this morning.

“A 48-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in police custody.

“Enquiries are on-going and the scene has now been lifted.”

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