Man arrested on suspicion of murder after body found at property in Fenton

A man has been found dead at a property in Stoke-on-Trent.

Emergency services were called to an address in Maud Street, Fenton, at around 12 noon today (Sunday 2 February), where they discovered the body of a 56-year-old man.

The death is currently being treated as suspicious and a post mortem will take place in due course.

A 48-year-old man, from Stoke-on-Trent, has been arrested on suspicion of murder and he remains in custody for questioning. 

The address remains cordoned off while a forensic examination is carried out.

Anyone with any information should message Staffordshire Police on Facebook or Twitter quoting incident number 333 of 2 February, call 101 or alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111

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