Horror as a woman is found dead after she was brutally assaulted at a home in Melbourne
- A woman has died at a home in Croydon North, in Melbourne’s outer east
- Police were called to the address at 10.15pm on Saturday to reports of an assault
- Murder investigation has been launched – a man, 40, is assisting police inquiries
A murder investigation has been launched after a woman was found dead at a home in Melbourne’s outer east.
Emergency services were called to the Patrick Avenue address, in Croydon North, about 10.15pm on Saturday to reports of an assault.
‘Paramedics worked on a woman found with critical injuries,’ a police spokesperson said.
‘Sadly, the woman — who is yet to be formally identified — died at the scene.’
A woman has been found dead at a home on Patrick Avenue (pictured) in Melbourne’s outer east
Homicide squad detectives are investigating the death.
A 40-year-old Croydon North man is assisting police with their enquiries.
Anyone with further information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or through the website.
Anyone with further information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000