A 24 year old woman is being held in custody on suspicion of murder following an incident in Cheadle earlier today.
The woman was arrested after police found the body of a 53 year old woman at an address in Sun Street.
A Staffordshire Police spokesman said: “We received a call this morning regarding an incident at an address. Unfortunately, 53 year old woman was pronounced dead at the scene.
“The arrested woman is in custody and enquiries are on-going.”