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Body Of Elderly Woman Found In Victoria, Death Treated As 'Suspicious'

A 74-year-old woman has been found dead in "suspicious" circumstances at a residence in Victoria's Gippsland region.

Emergency services were called to the property in Neerim South at about 7pm on Saturday.

The woman was found deceased at the scene, Victoria police said.

Homicide detectives believe the death is "suspicious" and are working to establish the exact circumstances around the incident.

Image: Kristina Costalos

An 83-year-old man was found at the scene with non-life threatening injuries and taken to hospital.

He remains under police guard in hospital.

Police have confirmed they are not looking for anyone else in relation to the death.

Featured image: Kristina Costalos