West Midlands Police are continuing to investigate a suspicious death in Northfield today.
The body of a 63 year old man was found after police were called to a property in Woodbrooke Grove at around 1.30 yesterday (Monday 22nd) afternoon.
A 19-year-old man has been arrested as part of the investigation and remains in custody this morning.
The scene is still being forensically examined and a post mortem takes place later today.
We will keep you updated with any news.
Appealing for help from the public, Detective Inspector Wayne Jones said: “We are still in the very early stages of this investigation and we are keen to hear from anyone who may have seen or heard anything suspicious.”
If you have any information you can call West Midlands Police on 0345 113 5000 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111