POLICE have identified a woman whose body was found on a roof.

Officers were called to the location after the body of 40-year-old Lorraine Bream, of Marmion Road in Southsea, was discovered on September 16.

A 53-year-old man from Southsea was arrested on suspicion of murder yesterday and has been released on police bail pending further enquiries until October 14.

Police are now asking anyone who saw Lorraine in the Palmerston Road area any time after 8pm on Sunday, September 15, to get in touch, as this information may be crucial to the investigation into the circumstances surrounding her death.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101, quoting 44190330369.