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Leamore canal cordoned after murder – arrest made

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A 43-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the discovery of a woman”s body in the early hours of yesterday morning (15 July).

A cordon is currently in place on the canal at the rear of a property in Hunter Crescent in Leamore, Walsall.

The victim, believed to be in her 40s, has not yet been formally identified.

A forensic postmortem is due to take place this morning.

Detectives are not currently looking for anyone else in connection with the incident.