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Detective Inspector Warren Hines is investigating the murder of Jasbir Singh-Baines.
He was found floating in Dartmouth Park last week.
A post-mortem found that he had died from a cut to this throat.
DI Hines explains what he needs to know about Mr Singh-Baines.
West Midlands Police have launched a murder investigation after a man's body was found floating in Dartmouth Park lake.
The family of 41-year-old, Jasbir Singh-Bains, are at the scene today as police are re-appealing for witnesses to come forward with information.
A post-mortem examination revealed that Mr Singh-Bains died from a cut to the throat.
The scene at Sandwell Park where the body of a man in his 40s was found floating in water yesterday.
West Midlands Police have launched a murder investigation after a man's body was found floating in a lake at Sandwell Valley.
It happened yesterday at around 9am, staff at Dartmouth Park spotted someone in the water.
Officers confirmed the man could not be saved and the area was sealed off.
He hasn't been formally identified yet but police believe he lived locally and was in his 40s.
A post mortem will be carried out later today to determine the cause of death.
– Detective Chief Inspector Wayne Jones
“The man’s death is currently being treated as a murder investigation and we want to hear from anyone who was in or around Dartmouth Park early yesterday morning and may have seen anything.”