Metropolitan Police detectives have launched a murder investigation after a 33-year-old woman was found dead at a flat in Romily Court, Fulham.

Police were called by London Ambulance Service at around 9.30pm on Saturday, 28 March, to the body of a woman found at a flat in Romily Court off Landridge Road, west London.

The 33 -year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene. A 23-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the investigation and has been bailed to return on a date in late May.

Officers believe they know the identity of the deceased, but await formal identification. The woman is not a United Kingdom national and next of kin have not yet been informed.

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A post-mortem examination commenced on Sunday, 29 March, at Fulham Mortuary and will continue on Wednesday, 2 April.

An incident room has opened at Lewisham under DCI Rebecca Reeves of the Homicide and Major Crime Command.

DCI Reeves said: "I am appealing for anyone who saw or heard anything unusual or suspicious in Romily Court on Saturday, or in the previous few days, to call police."

The incident room number is 020 8721 4868. To remain anonymous, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.