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Murder arrest over womans tower block fall

Police at Clarendon House in Clarendon Road, HoveImage copyright
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Officers have been at the flats since 05:55 GMT

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a woman who fell to her death from a block of flats.

The woman fell from the seventh floor of Clarendon House in Clarendon Road, Hove, at about 05:55 GMT.

A 52-year-old man, said by police to have known the victim, was arrested.

The Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) has been notified, as Sussex Police had had recent contact with the man and woman.

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The force has notified the Independent Office for Police Conduct

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The victim was pronounced dead at the scene

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Police said the suspect and victim were known to eachother

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