Devon

Murder arrest after unidentified body found

Okehampton Road, Exeter. Pic: Google Image copyright Google
Image caption The property in Okehampton Road has been cordoned off

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder by police investigating a suspicious death.

Officers said they discovered the body of an unidentified man when they were called to a property in Okehampton Road, Exeter, on Monday afternoon.

Devon and Cornwall Police said a 37-year-old local man had been arrested and was awaiting questioning.

Officers have also asked if anyone "had their black rubbish bin stolen recently".

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The property where the body was found has been cordoned off.

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