This is the scene where a woman’s body was found, rocking a whole community in Ashfield.
Mystery surrounds the death of a 43-year-old woman at a house in Sutton-in-Ashfield on Monday (February 8).
Police are investigating and a man has been detained in hospital while being treated for injuries.
Crime scene investigators have been combing the scene since Monday morning when the body of a 43-year-old woman was discovered.
Neighbours say they are shocked by the incident.
One resident of Ridge Close said: “We’ve no idea what happened. There’s rumours floating around but we don’t know.”
Another neighbour has laid flowers outside the house.
She said: “It’s awful what’s happened. It’s very sad.
“I knew of her and always said hi to her.”
“I’m very sorry that she passed away.”
Nottinghamshire officers described the case as a ‘sudden death’, but also said a man is being detained.
A spokesperson added: “Officers are investigating a sudden death in Ridge Close, Sutton-in-Ashfield. A body of a 43-year-old woman was discovered at the house in Ridge Close on Monday.
“A 43-year-old man is currently detained at hospital as officers investigate the circumstances.
“He is under-going medical treatment with regards the same incident.”
“Enquiries are on-going and no others persons are sought in relation to the incident.”
Anyone with information should contact police on 101.