Detectives have begun a murder investigation after a 51-year-old woman was found dead in a house in Co Armagh.

A 51-year-old man has been arrested.

The woman's body was discovered in the property in the Toberhewney Hall area of Lurgan in the early hours of this morning.

PSNI Detective Chief Inspector John Caldwell said police were called to the scene at around 2.50am where they discovered the woman's body.

He said a man has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

A post-mortem examination is due to take place on the woman's body later.