Officers investigating the death of Julie Fox have arrested a 43-year-old man from Worcester on suspicion of murder.

Julie’s body was found in her bungalow on Carnforth Drive, Worcester on the evening of Wednesday 27 December. A post mortem established she died from a head injury.

The police investigation is ongoing and detectives are continuing to appeal for information. Detective Superintendent Adrian McGee said: “We’re still keen to speak to anyone who knew Julie or saw her in the last couple of weeks.

“We’re especially keen to locate Julie’s pink handbag. She had this with her days before she died and it is missing from her bungalow.”

Anyone with information can call 101 and quote incident 597s of 27 December 2017. Alternatively, information can be provided anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org