Homicide detectives have blocked off a northeast Melbourne street after a woman died from her injuries following reports of an assault.
Detectives from the homicide squad are investigating after the woman died in Croydon North on Saturday night.
About 10.15pm emergency services were called to Patrick Ave with reports of an assault, Victoria Police said.
Paramedics arriving at the address found the woman with critical injuries.
The woman, who is yet to be identified by police, died at the scene.
Detectives were investigating on Sunday morning and the street was blocked with police vehicles.
A Croydon North man, 40, is assisting police.