Professor Steven Rawlings
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Oxford University professor found dead

12 January 2012 Last updated at 19:54 GMT

A murder inquiry is under way after an Oxford University professor was found dead at a house in South Oxfordshire.

Prof Steven Rawlings' body was discovered in the village of Southmoor late on Wednesday.

A 49-year-old man arrested at the scene remains in police custody, as Jeremy Stern reports.