Detectives have launched a murder investigation following the report of a stabbing in Whitehead on Saturday evening, 16th April.
Detective Inspector Foreman said: “We received a report at around 6.10 pm that a woman had been stabbed at a property in the Victoria Avenue area of Whitehead.
“Officers attended, along with colleagues from Northern Ireland Ambulance Service.
“Sadly, a woman was pronounced dead at the scene.
“A man has been arrested and is currently in police custody. At this stage we are not looking for any other suspects.
“Our enquiries are at any early stage. However, I would appeal to anyone with information to contact us on 101 quoting reference number 1502 of 16/04/22.
“Information can also be provided to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, which is 100% anonymous.”