Woman’s death not suspicious

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THE death of a woman in Wigan is now being treated as non-suspicious.

At about 4.30am on Wednesday 17 December 2014, the North West Ambulance Service called police to an address on Lord Street, Tyldesley, after a woman was found with stab wounds.

When officers attended they found a 43-year-old woman with stab wounds to her chest.

She was taken to hospital where she sadly died a few hours later. A Home Office post mortem proved inconclusive.

There are no suspicious circumstances surrounding and a file will be prepared for the coroner.

The 47-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder has been released without charge.

Anyone with information should phone police on 0161 856 7255 or the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.