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Two men arrested after body of 60 year old found in Redditch

Ross Crawford 20th Oct, 2021

TWO men have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man was found dead at an address in Redditch.

Police officers were called to Cropthorne Close in Woodrow shortly after 7.30pm on Tuesday, October 19, where a man in his 60s was declared dead at the scene.

The death is being treated as unexplained and officers remain at the scene while investigations are ongoing.

Two men from Redditch, one in his 40s and another in his 50s, have been arrested on suspicion of murder and currently remain in police custody.

Police are appealing for information on the case and people can get in touch by calling 101 quoting incident number 548i of 19 October, 2021 or online at www.westmerciapolice.uk/tua/tell-us-about/

Alternatively, if you have information but don’t feel comfortable speaking to police, you can speak to the independent charity Crimestoppers.

It is 100 per cent anonymous, they never ask for a name and they cannot trace a call or IP address. Call 0800 555 111.

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