An area of Wellington Road, Handsworth has been cordoned off after the body of a man was found earlier today (23 August).
Officers were called by the ambulance service to an address at around 7.30am following reports that a 34-year-old man had been found collapsed.
Unfortunately nothing could be done to save his life and he was later pronounced dead at the scene.
The death is being treated as unexplained and an area of Wellington Road has been cordoned off while forensic experts examine the scene to establish the circumstances that led to his death.
A post mortem will take place tomorrow (24 August) to establish the cause of death.
Source:: West Midlands Police News