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60-year-old man found dead inside house in Birmingham

A 60-year-old man was found dead in a house in Birmingham Credit: ITV Central News

A 60-year-old man has been found dead inside a house in Birmingham.

Police were called to Merlin Walk in Castle Vale at around 1:10am.

A 52-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is currently in police custody for questioning.

A post mortem examination will take place in due course.

A cordon is currently in place while inquiries are carried out.

A man has sadly lost his life and we’re working to establish exactly what happened in the early hours of this morning.

We’re carrying out house to house enquiries in the area but would urge anyone with information which can assist our investigation to come forward.

– Detective Inspector Caroline Corfield, West Midlands Police