UPDATE: Man released on bail after Norfolk Broads body find

A man has been released on bail after being arrested following the discovery of a woman's body in the Broads.

Detectives from the joint Norfolk and Suffolk Major Investigation Team (MIT) continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of a woman in Wroxham on Sunday, March 27.

Police were called to The Avenues shortly after 6pm and the body of a woman in her fifties was recovered from the river.

A man in his fifties was arrested in connection with the incident.

Sergent Frame from Norfolk Constabulary said: 'He has now been released on police bail.'

The death is still being treated as unexplained and a post mortem examination will be carried out in due course.

The inquiry scene was cordoned off with police tape. Throughout yesterday officers maintained a presence there.

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Behind the cordon a white boat, called Janessa, bobbed up and down on the water. There was also a dinghy and shopping basket on wheels nearby, and a single bunch of flowers had been placed there.

Control room Inspector Chris Harvey said police were investigating and urged witnesses to get in touch.

Witnesses should call Norfolk police on 0845 4564567.

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