Woman and man arrested on suspicion of murder after pensioner found dead in home

A woman and a man have been arrested on suspicion of murder after the death of a pensioner.

Paramedics were called to the home of a 72-year-old man in Stonehouse Road in Sutton Coldfield, overnight on Tuesday (December 10).

He suffered serious head injuries and was taken to a Birmingham hospital at around 3.45am today (Wednesday) - but later died.

A 21-year-old woman and a 19-year-old man were arrested on suspicion of murder and remain in police custody.

A post mortem examination will take place in due course.

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