Man arrested on suspicion of murder after woman’s body found in Worcestershire

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A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder (Nick Potts/PA) (PA Wire)
A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder (Nick Potts/PA) (PA Wire)

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman’s body was found in Worcestershire.

West Mercia Police said the man, 30, was arrested on Friday after the body was discovered in Wast Hills Lane in Hopwood.

A 51-year-old man has also been arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender. Both men remain in police custody as investigations continue.

Police said a cordon is still in place on Wast Hills Lane, which remains closed.

Anyone with information is urged to visit mipp.police.uk/operation/22HQ19A99-PO1 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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