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Coventry murder case police make further arrests

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Police were called to a flat in Foleshill by ambulance crews at about 23:00 GMT on Wednesday

Two more people have been arrested by police investigating the murder of a woman in a Coventry flat on Wednesday.

The woman, believed to be Romanian in her 20s, was discovered in Culworth Court, Foleshill, at about 23:00 GMT and confirmed dead at the scene.

A post-mortem examination revealed she died from a stab wound to her abdomen. She is yet to be formally identified.

A 25-year-old man and a woman, 21, were arrested in Coventry city centre at 22:40 GMT on Friday.

Three other men were arrested by police at Culworth Court, on Wednesday.

Two of those, aged 26 and 34, have been released without charge, while a 23-year-old has been bailed pending further inquiries.

West Midlands Police appealed for anyone with information about the attack to contact them.

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