Murder arrest after body found at Bristol flats

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Image caption Police were called to Lansdowne Court at 17:15 GMT on Thursday

A 51-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a man found dead at a block of flats.

Bashir Abdullah, 32, was found dead at a flat in Lansdowne Court, in Easton, Bristol, on Thursday afternoon.

A post-mortem examination confirmed he died as a result of "being stabbed", Avon and Somerset Police said.

Police have appealed for anyone who saw or heard anything at the scene to contact them.

A force spokesman said there would be a "continuing police presence in the area" over the weekend.

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