Police have launched a murder enquiry following the death of a woman in Thetford.
Officers were called to Frobisher Close just after 5.30pm on Monday 12 December after concerns were raised by the Ambulance Service who were in attendance.
Sadly a woman, aged in her 40s, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The road and property has been cordoned off whilst the investigation continues and forensically trained officers are currently examining the scene.
Five people have been arrested in connection with this incident and currently remain in police custody for questioning.
T/Detective Chief Inspector Marie James said: “Although we are in the early stages of this investigation we have a number of significant enquiries which, I hope, will help us to understand the events which lead to this woman’s death.
I would like to reassure the public that we currently believe those involved to be known to each other and that there is no ongoing threat to the wider community. Several officers will be in the area today and I would encourage those with concerns or information to speak with them.”
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Norfolk Constabulary on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or through their Anonymous Online Form at http://www.crimestoppers-uk.org/