Murder investigation launched after man found dead in Bartley Green

Murder investigation launched after man found dead in Bartley Green

A murder investigation has been launched after a man was found dead at a house in the Bartley Green area of Birmingham last night (16 October).

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.

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“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.