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Police investigate unexplained death in Walsall

The body was found at a flat in Bloxwich Road South, Willenhall just before 12:30pm. Credit: ITV Central

The body of a man, thought to be in his 30s, has been discovered at a flat in Walsall today (Wednesday).

Police are treating the death as unexplained and say the man is yet to be identified.

The body was found at a flat in Bloxwich Road South, Willenhall, at just before 12:30pm.

Forensic investigators are examining the scene and officers are conducting house to house enquiries to see if anyone saw anything suspicious at the property.

Forensic investigators are examining the scene Credit: ITV Central

We are in the very early stages of our enquiry and we are trying to understand the circumstances around this man’s death.

A post mortem examination will take place in due course to establish the exact cause of death, but in the meantime, I would ask anyone with information which could assist us to call my team on 101.

– Detective Inspector Paul Joyce, West Midlands Police

Anyone with information can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.