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Who was Anne Peterson ?
Police are investigating the death of a retired pharmacist who was found dead today after a fire at her single-family home.
Anne Peterson, 79, lived alone on Old Street, Newton Flotman, near Norwich, Norfolk.
The widow lived on a quiet street where house prices average £ 280,000.
Her death is being treated as “unexplained” by the police and forensic officers have begun an investigation at the crime scene to try to establish how she died.
Investigators with the Norfolk Fire Service are also investigating the cause of the fire, which is currently unknown.wikipedia
Hell was tackled by five fire crews at the single-family home, which is off the main A140 road between Norwich and Ipswich, after the alarm was jailed shortly after 3 a.m.
The Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service alerted police at 3.50 am after her body was found in the home.
Police are investigating after a retired pharmacist called Anne Peterson
A neighbor said: ‘She was very kind. I’m very surprised because I saw her yesterday and she was fine. ”
Peter Hale, 85, who lives next door to Ms Peterson’s house, said: ‘I don’t think he has seen her since her husband died because she never left the house.
I remember that she was friendly when he saw her. How the fire could have started is a mystery.
“ She and her husband owned the house for about 40 years or so. She worked as a substitute pharmacist for many years. ‘
Other neighbors said they saw fire trucks and police cars on the street as firefighters tackled the blaze.
Ms. Peterson was a mother of two with three grandchildren who had mobility problems and used a walker.
Her husband, John Peterson, died of cancer in December 2019 at the age of 77 and was a retired computer science professor at the University of East Anglia in Norwich.
Peterson was a Liberal Democrat councilor on the South Norfolk Council for about 20 years until he resigned in 2007.
Villagers said that he was a great local historian who was interested in Roman archeology, as well as being a model railway enthusiast.
A Norfolk Police statement said: ‘Police are investigating a fatal fire at a home in Newton Flotman.
The Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service called officers at 3.50 a.m. this morning to receive reports of a fire at an address on Old Street and a body was discovered inside the property.
Death is currently treated as unexplained and the cause of the fire is unknown at this time.
“A police cordon remains in place while crime scene investigators and fire investigators conduct investigations to establish cause.”
Anne Peterson Quick and Facts
- Anne Peterson, 79, lived in Old Street, Newton Flotman, near Norwich, Norfolk
- Fire crews found body at 3.50 am this morning after tackling a blaze at her house
- Police alerted and are treating her death as ‘unexplained’ and investigating