Hereford & Worcester

Worcester murder hunt after man dies outside house

Tolladine murder
Image caption The area in Teme Road remains cordoned off

A man has died following an assault in Worcester, prompting a murder investigation.

Police said they were called by the ambulance service to Teme Road in the Tolladine area of the city at 19:22 GMT on Wednesday.

A man was found seriously injured outside a house and was confirmed dead at the scene a short time later.

The area remains cordoned off. A post-mortem examination is expected to take place later.

West Mercia Police appealed for anyone with information on the assault to come forward.

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