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Man arrested over Hednesford death released under investigation

Detectives are continuing to appeal for information as they investigate the unexplained death of a woman in Hednesford over the weekend.

Police were called to an address on Anglesey Street at around 6:30pm on Saturday (13 April) where they discovered the body of a 47-year-old woman. 

A 47-year-old man from Cannock, who was arrested in connection with the death, has now been released under investigation pending further enquiries. 

The death is still being treated as unexplained and a post-mortem examination to help establish the cause of death is scheduled for Wednesday (17 April). Formal identification is expected to occur after the post-mortem. 

Anyone who may have information about the death should call 101 quoting incident number 668 of 13 April. Alternatively, for guaranteed anonymity, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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