Coventry & Warwickshire

More time to quiz Coventry murder suspects

Scene of assault
Image caption The victim was admitted to hospital in the early hours of Thursday after an attack at his flat the previous day

Police investigating the murder of a Coventry man have been given more time to question two suspects.

A 48-year-old man, who has not yet been identified, died in hospital on Thursday after being assaulted at his flat on Foleshill Road.

A 34-year-old man, and a woman, 20, were arrested on Thursday and officers have been granted an extra 36 hours to question them.

A post-mortem examination was carried out on Friday.

West Midlands Police said further tests were ongoing.

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