Crime suspected in Eindhoven woman's death

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The body of a woman was found on Sunday evening around 19:00 p.m. on Vestdijk in Eindhoven. The police suspect a crime.

According to a police spokesperson the body was lying on a square near the office of the Lage Landen, behind a large planter. The identity of the woman is unknown.

Later on Sunday night the police arrested a suspect in this case. The man was arrested about half an hour after the discovery of the body at the police station on Mathildelaan.

The police do not want to say much on the matter, in the interest of the investigation. We do know that a team of 25 officers started the investigation on Sunday night, directly after the discovery of the body.

The police closed down the area for a trace evidence investigation.