Black Country Murder Investigtion

A murder inquiry is underway after a man was found dead in a flat in the West Midlands.

The 59-year-old was discovered by police who broke into the home in Forge Road, Stourbridge, West Midlands, on Friday night.

The alarm had been raised by a neighbour shortly after 7pm.

A 33-year-old man living in the same street was arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in custody, detectives said.

Detective Inspector Martin Slevin, of West Midlands Police, said: ``We are still in the early stages of piecing together exactly what happened and would ask anyone with information to come forward and contact us.

``At this stage it appears the offence has happened inside the flat and a forensic post-mortem examination will take place in due course.''

Recently Played Tracks

On Radio: Matt Wilkinson

1pm - 4pm

Email the show

Text 'HEART' to 82122

Matt Wilkinson

On TV: Heart's Feel Good 50

11am - 2pm

Watch heart TV

Heart VIP

Local

Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Follow Heart on Twitter