ESSEX Police were contacted by the ambulance service shortly after 5pm on Saturday May 7, following the sudden death of a woman aged in her 40s inside a property in Dudley Close in Chafford Hundred.
Officers remain at the scene making enquiries and following initial investigations the death is being treated as suspicious.
A 36-year-old man has been arrested in connection with her death.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Essex Police on 101.
THERE are reports of an incident in Dudley Close, Chafford Hundred.
Sources have reported a great deal of police activity including forensic teams at after 6pm on Saturday evening.