A forensic investigation is taking place at a house in Stoke-on-Trent where a man was found dead yesterday morning (Friday 15 February).
Police were called to the house in Matthews Walk, Hanley, at around 9am. The death of 47-year old Simon Hammond is being treated as suspicious.
Chief Inspector Jeff Moore, Local Policing Team Commander for Stoke-on-Trent Central, said: “We are appealing for anyone who knew Mr Hammond and saw him recently to contact us."
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Warwickshire Police say Bethany Marie Hill, who was 20, was found with wounds to her neck at a house on Hertford Road on Wednesday evening.
The rain will clear quickly this evening with blustery, locally heavy, showers following, merging at times into longer spells of rain.