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Body of woman found in street

A woman's body was found in a street in Cannock at around 4:10am earlier this morning.

The woman, who has not yet been formally identified, was found dead in the Hazelslade area of the town.

Police are treating the death as 'unexplained'.

Detectives are examining the circumstances around the death, which is being treated as unexplained at this stage.

– Police spokesman

A post-mortem examination will take place over the coming days to establish the cause of death.