Man arrested after woman located deceased – Forbes

Police have arrested a man after a woman was located deceased in the state’s central west overnight.

About 1.50am today (Monday 22 April 2024), emergency services were called a home on Young Street, Forbes, after concerns were raised for the welfare of a woman.

Officers from Central West Police District attended and located the body of woman inside. She is yet to be formally identified, however believed to be in her late 20s.

A crime scene was established, and an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the woman’s death has commenced under Strike Force Trenchard.

A man was arrested at a property in Fifield and has been taken to Parkes Police Station, where he is assisting police with inquiries.

Investigations are ongoing.

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