Police have launched a murder investigation following the discovery of a body in an alleyway off Cromer Street, Leicester.
Officers were called to the location at 9.36am today (17 January) by a member of the public.
Scene preservation is currently in place to allow forensic officers to examine the area off Cromer Street.
As part of our ongoing enquiries scene preservation is also in place in Mayfield Road and Lyme Street.
A 50-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is currently in custody where he will be questioned.
Source:: Leicestershire Police News