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Murder arrest after woman's body found in West Bromwich

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Image caption Police were called to Beaconview Road in the Charlemont Farm area of West Bromwich

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the body of a woman was found.

West Midlands Police said it was called to Beaconview Road in the Charlemont Farm area of West Bromwich at about 05:30 GMT.

The death is currently being treated as unexplained, the force added.

The arrested man, aged 51, remains in police custody.

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