Man held over woman’s death

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A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the death of a woman in her 80s in Wigan.

Police were called to the Royal Albert Edward Infirmary at about 6.30pm on Monday after the woman attended hospital feeling unwell.

The woman died later and a post-mortem examination has been carried out.

A Greater Manchester Police spokesman said that a man in his 40s has been arrested and is currently in police custody.