Murder Investigation After Woman 37 Is Found Dead
A man was being held on suspicion of murder on Tuesday after a fight with a woman in a quiet residential street.
Local people heard shouting and swearing and a man yelling: 'My wife' after the woman was fatally injured.
Police were called at twenty past six on Monday night to reports of trouble in Russell Street, Kettering.
A murder investigation has been launched after a 37-year-old woman died on Monday night
Police were called to Russell Street, Kettering, after reports of disorder. East Mids Ambulance Service pronounced her dead at the scene and a 33-year-old man has been arrested
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The road was cordoned off today with a large blue police tent outside a modern terraced home.
A local resident said: 'There was tall white bloke shouting 'My wife'. I thought at firsts they might be East European, but they sounded English.
'There was lots of swearing and some sort of fight. It started down the road and ended up outside these new houses.'
Local reports say that at least 10 uniformed officers are at the scene of the crime
Another man said: 'The police have told us there was nothing to worry about. It was some sort of domestic argument that went wrong.'
One woman said: 'There was a lot of shouting and swearing in the street.'
Detective Chief Inspector Joe Banfield of Northants Police said: 'A team of Major Crime detectives continue to work around the clock on this case and extra police patrols remain in the Russell Street area to reassure the local community - if anyone in the area has any concerns, please do not hesitate to approach one of these officers.
'There were a lot of people who witnessed this incident last night from start to finish so we are currently prioritising getting their accounts of what happened in order to build a picture of what exactly went on here.
'I would still encourage anyone with any information to please get in touch with us. Call us on 101 or if you'd prefer to remain anonymous, http://wiki.trumpchannel.org/index.php?title=User:PaulRempe4 call Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.
'A post-mortem will be taking place this evening at Leicester Royal Infirmary and specially trained officers are continuing to support the family of this lady at what is a very distressing time.'
A 33-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder.
[ Police tape off Kettering street | Northamptonshire Telegraph]