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Stoke-on-Trent death

Police are now treating the death of a 47-year-old in a block of flats in Stoke-on-Trent as unexplained.

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Man found dead in apartment blocks in Stoke-on-Trent

Google Street View of the apartment blocks at Matthews Walk in Stoke-on-Trent Credit: Google Street View

The area around Matthews Walk in Hanley in Stoke-on-Trent is cordoned off while officers investigate the death of 47-year-old Simon Hammond.

They are treating his death as suspicious. He was found in his home at 9:00am on Friday 15 February.

Google Map showing the approximate location of the murder in Hanley in Stoke-on-Trent Credit: Google Maps

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