Man found dead in house in Leicester as cops arrest three people on suspicion of murder | The Sun

A MURDER investigation has been launched following the discovery of a man's body in a house in Leicester.

Officers found the body of a man at a house on Harrow Road in the West End area of Leicester at 4pm on Friday, 24 March.

A 33-year-old man was arrested at the scene and a 45-year-old man and 21-year-old man were arrested later on Friday evening.

All have been arrested on suspicion of murder and remain in police custody.

Formal identification has yet to be carried out on the victim, and a post-mortem examination will be taking place.

Senior Investigating Officer, Detective Chief Inspector Mark Sinski from the East Midlands Special Operations Unit, said: "We are at the scene and will be over the coming days, carrying out house-to-house enquiries and trawling CCTV to piece together the movements of the victim and the suspects.

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"We are still in the very early stages of the investigation, working to identify what’s happened and when, and who’s responsible.

"If anyone has any information about anyone acting suspiciously in the area of Harrow Road in the last few days, please, contact us with information.

"We’d also ask people to contact us with CCTV footage or dash cam footage – have you been in the area of Harrow Road in the days before Friday 24 March? Were you using your phone and have any phone footage that might help us?

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"Anything, no matter how small you think it is, it may be helpful to this investigation. Please, we urge you to get in touch."

Information can be given to the police via the online portal HERE or by calling 101, quoting incident number 271 of 25 March.

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