Men arrested after body found in Stoke-on-Trent woodland
- 28 August 2014
- From the section Stoke & Staffordshire
Two men have been arrested after the body of a man was found in woodland.
The man, who has not been identified, was discovered near playing fields in Whittle Road, Meir in Stoke-on-Trent at about 10:15 BST, police said.
Staffordshire Police said it was treating his death as unexplained but a post mortem examination would be carried out on Friday.
Two men, aged 41 and 26, both from Stoke-on-Trent, were being questioned by detectives, police said.
The area has been cordoned off for forensic officers to carry out investigations.