Detectives have launched a murder inquiry after the body of a woman was found in a Nechells address earlier today (Thursday 4 December).
Officers were called to a property in Nechells Park Road just before 10.15am. A 23-year-old woman was found in the address – she was pronounced dead at the scene.
A 30-year-old local man was arrested this morning on suspicion of murder and is in custody.
Family liaison officers have been appointed to support the family at this time. A post mortem will take place in due course.
The address is currently sealed off in order for a full examination of the scene to take place.
Police are not looking for anyone else in connection with the womanâ€™s death at this stage.