A murder investigation is under way into the death of a 60-year-old woman at her home in Belfast yesterday.

A 61-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of the woman at the property in the Windermere Road area of south Belfast.

He was arrested last night and remains in custody.

PSNI Detective Inspector Jennifer Rea has appealed for anyone with information about the incident to contact the police. 

She also offered her condolences to the family and loved ones of the victim.