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Ashton-on-Ribble death: Man released without charge after young woman found in house

Posted on - 17th May, 2015 - 1:48pm | Author - | Posted in - Ashton-on-Ribble, Crime, News
Emergency services were called to Heywood Road in Ashton-on-Ribble Pic: Google

Emergency services were called to Heywood Road in Ashton-on-Ribble Pic: Google

Police investigating the death of a 24-year-old woman in the Ashton-on-Ribble area of Preston say they are not treating it as suspicious.

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The woman was found at an address in Heywood Road at 5.25am on Saturday.

Ambulance crews took her to Royal Preston Hospital where she was pronounced dead on arrival.

A 26-year-old man from Preston was arrested on suspicion of murder but on Sunday morning was released without charge by Lancashire Police.

Police said they are now awaiting toxicology results after a Home Office post mortem was inconclusive as to the cause of her death.

The 26-year-old man has been bailed pending further enquiries in relation to an offence of allegedly being concerned in the supply of cocaine until 30 June.

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