Cornwall

A man from Launceston is arrested on suspicion of murder

Town Mills Close Image copyright Google
Image caption The incident happened in Town Mills Close in Launceston

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder in Cornwall.

The 27-year-old is being held following the discovery of a body at a house in Town Mills Close, Launceston, on Thursday.

Police were called due to concerns for the welfare of a man, who has not been identified. A cordon remains in place around the scene as house-to-house inquiries take place.

Police said the arrested man, from Launceston, is in custody in Plymouth.