Northampton Bants Lane home murder suspect held

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a 72-year-old man who was found dead at his home at the weekend.

The body of the victim, who lived in Bants Lane in Northampton, was discovered by ambulance staff at about 13:45 BST on Saturday.

The man who is being questioned is 40-years-old and lives in Northampton, Northamptonshire Police said.

More on This Story

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Northampton

Weather

Northampton

13 °C 8 °C

Features

  • The Duchess and Duke of Cambridge and Prince GeorgeGorgeous George

    Baby steals show as tour reveals rise in support for monarchy


  • Houses of ParliamentBig impact?

    How a Scottish Yes vote would change the UK Parliament


  • Kim Jong-un visits a children's campThe Notepad Men

    Who are the people who take down Kim Jong-un's every word?


  • Donald Tusk7 days quiz

    What made Poland's prime minister become an internet hit?


  • Beebcoins logoMaking money

    How easy is to coin your own virtual currency?


BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.