27-year-old Amy Winehouse has been found dead at her North London home according to several sources.

The case is still under investigation, but an ambulance was rushed to the singers home around  4pm today, where the body of a 27-year-old woman was found and pronounced dead.

A statement from the Metroploitan police says

Police were called by London Ambulance Service to an address in Camden Square NW1 shortly before 16.05hrs today, Saturday 23 July, following reports of a woman found deceased.  On arrival officers found the body of a 27-year-old female who was pronounced dead at the scene.  Enquiries continue into the circumstances of the death. At this early stage it is being treated as unexplained.

Amy was dealing with alcohol and drug abuse, however there are no reports as of yet that this was the cause of her death.

The story is still developing.