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.
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The Bromsgrove cyclist claimed the former technical director told her to "go have a baby" after her contract was not renewed.
Clear spells at first which alongside light winds could lead to a few fog patches forming.
It'll be mostly dry and cloudy tonight with a good deal of low cloud and hill fog.