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Man arrested on suspicion of Marston Green murder

Solihull Editorial 8th Jun, 2015 Updated: 21st Oct, 2016

POLICE investigating the death of a woman in Marston Green on Friday (June 5), have named her as Anne Dunkley aged 67 from Elmdon Road.

Her death continues to be investigated and a 24-year-old man is currently in custody on suspicion of murder.

A post mortem has taken place, which shows Mrs Dunkley died from head injuries.

Police were called to the address at 1.22pm on Friday by a member of the public reporting a disturbance.

On arrival officers found a woman seriously hurt on the floor and a man also with injuries.

Both were taken to hospital; sadly Mrs Dunkley died as a result of her injuries.

The 38-year-old man who was taken to hospital with facial injuries has now been discharged following treatment.

Detective Inspector Martin Slevin from Force CID said: “Enquiries are on-going into what happened in Elmdon Road. Police are not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident.”

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