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Murder investigation launched after middleaged woman found dead with stab wounds in

Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily  Front Page newsletter and new  audio briefings. A middle-aged woman has been found dead in a back garden, police said. The victim, thought to be in her 50s, suffered apparent stab wounds and was confirmed dead at the scene, according to the Metropolitan Police.Her body was found in the garden of a house on Tunnel Avenue, Greenwich, southeast London, following emergency calls at around 11.30am on Saturday, according to the Metropolitan Police.A man in his 50s was arrested on suspicion of murder at the scene and is in custody at a south London police station.He is believed to have known the victim, but the incident is not thought to be domestic, police said.A post-mortem will take place at Greenwich mortuary on Sunday, and officers are in the process of informing the victim’s family.Anyone with information is asked to call murder detectives on 020 8721 4054.In a separate incident the London Air Ambulance was called to a stabbing in Harrow, northwest London, police said.The victim’s injuries are not thought to be life-threatening. read more