Winsford shooting: Woman dead and man in custody
A woman has been shot dead in a village in Somerset.
She was found seriously hurt in a home in the Exmoor village of Winsford on Saturday and died after being treated at the scene.
A man who was found in the property with life-threatening injuries at about 14:30 GMT was airlifted to hospital and is in custody.
An Avon and Somerset Police spokesman said the man was in a critical but stable condition.
The spokesman added: “The area remains cordoned off by police officers, who are providing reassurance and support to people in the area.
“Crime scene investigators are carrying out a detailed examination of the scene.
“Inquiries into the incident – which is believed to be self-contained – are continuing as officers piece together exactly what happened.”