Man arrested on suspicion of murder after woman is found dead in Lichfield

EXCLUSIVE: A 30 year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the discovery of a woman’s body at a house in St Michael’s Road, Lichfield.

The 27-year-old woman was pronouced dead at the scene at around 11.30am yesterday (January 17).

Chief Inspector Kevin Mulligan of Staffordshire Police said:

“Our thoughts and sympathies are with the family and friends of the deceased at this extremely difficult and distressing time for them.”

The house was cordoned off while detectives and forensic specialists conducted enquiries.

The 30 year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is being interviewed at Tamworth Police Station.

Police are not looking for anyone else in connection with this incident but if anyone does have information that can help detectives, they are asked to call Staffordshire Police on 0300 123 44 55.

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