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Body of woman found in Staffordshire

The body of a woman has been found in Staffordshire.

She was found dead in Roman Way in Tamworth just after 9pm last night (19 September).

West Midlands Ambulance Service say they received reports of someone in the water near Edgar Close.

Two ambulances were sent to the scene, but the woman couldn't be saved.

A 19-year-old man has been arrested in connection with her death and is in custody.

Staffordshire Police are urging people not to speculate about what happened at this time, as enquiries continue.

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