A woman’s body has been found in a house in Linwood.
Officers discovered the woman’s body after neighbours raised the alarm yesterday afternoon.
Residents near the flat said they had reported hearing shouts coming from a flat
Police said the body was found around 2.30pm on Thursday in Cowal Drive, Linwood.
Officers are treating the death as suspicious and part of the street was cordoned off while forensic investigators examined the scene.
A police spokeswoman said a post-mortem examination would be held to establish the cause of death “in due course” and that a man has been detained by officers investigating the death and police are following a definite line of enquiry.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Police Scotland on 101.