Woman in her 70s found dead at her home in Collier Row

PUBLISHED: 13:34 22 September 2018 | UPDATED: 13:57 22 September 2018

Police were called to an address in Repulse Close this morning. Photo: Google Maps

Police were called to an address in Repulse Close this morning. Photo: Google Maps

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Officers forced entry to the address this morning (Saturday, September 22).

A woman in her 70s was found dead at her home in Collier Row this morning.

Police received a call at around 9.30am today (Saturday, September 22) to Repulse Close in Collier Row.

Officers forced entry to the address and found a woman in her 70s unresponsive.

She was pronounced dead at the scene.

The death is not being treated as suspicious, and a file will be prepared for the coroner.

Enquiries continue.

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