Woman found strangled near Deptford High Street

Police have launched a murder investigation after a 46 year old woman was found dead at a flat on McMillan Street in Deptford.

McMillan Street is directly opposite the northern end of Deptford High Street. The victim, Zoe Orton, was found after a call on 21st October.

A post mortem examination took place on October 22 which gave the cause of death as strangulation.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation is asked to contact the incident room on 020 8721 4961 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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