Birmingham news Murder investigation launched as man's body found in house MetiNews.Com
MetiNews.Com - Police were called to Dover Close after a man's body was found in a house
Breaking News ! Police have launched a murder investigation after finding a man's body in a house in Bartley Green. Officers were called after being alerted by paramedics to an address in Dover Close at around 6.20pm last night (Friday). The 36-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene. A forensic post-mortem will take place to find out exactly how he died. A 48-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in police custody at this time. Police are appealing for witnesses or people with information about the incident to contact them. Stay with us for live updates.Key EventsFull police statement as police launch murder investigation15:1715:25Forensic team at scene of murder investigationOur reporter is currently at the scene in Dover Close.She says there is a police cordon around the entrance to an end terraced house.Police scene in Dover Close, Bartley Green (Image: Birmingham Mail)A blue plastic sheet has been placed on an object on the driveway to the property.She says there are two police cars parked outside and a forensic team in white overalls are at the scene.15:17KEY EVENTFull police statement as police launch murder investigationThis is the full statement by West Midlands Police.
.“Police were called by ambulance colleagues to an address in Dover Close at around 6.20pm where a man was in cardiac arrest.“The 36-year-old was sadly pronounced dead at the scene. A forensic post-mortem will take place to find out exactly how he died.“A 48-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in police custody at this time.“Detective Inspector Stuart Mobberley from the force homicide team said: “Our investigation continues to establish the circumstances surrounding this man’s death.“Every bit of information is vital to our investigation and I would urge anyone who can help to get in touch.”“Anyone with information is asked to get in contact via Live Chat at west-midlands.police.uk between 8am and midnight, or call 101 anytime.“To remain anonymous, contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111. Please quote log number 3970 of 16 October.”
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