25/01/2014 06:38 GMT | Updated 25/01/2014 06:59 GMT

Teenage Girl Found Dead In Surrey, 16-Year-Old Boy Arrested

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A generic view of police tape at a crime scene in Manchester.

A murder investigation has been launched after a teenage girl was found dead, police said.

The body was discovered at an address in Oxted, Surrey.

Police said officers were called to an address in Amy Road at about 5.20pm yesterday.

A 16-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is in custody.

A police spokeswoman said the investigation was still in the early stages but it was believed that the victim and the alleged offender were known to each other.

No more details were available at this stage.