Man murdered at Essex launderette

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Essex Police have launched a murder investigation after a man’s body was found in a launderette in Grays.

Officers were called a property on Southend Road at around 10pm last night and found the man dead with multiple injuries at the scene.

Police arrested a 39-year-old man at the scene on suspicion of murder and he remains in custody for questioning.

Detectives are asking witnesses who have yet to come forward to contact Brentwood Major Investigation Team on 101 or email