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Two arrests over Derby Trocadero Court death as murder inquiry launched

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Image caption Two people have been arrested in connection with the death of a 51-year-old man, who was found at Trocadero Court

Two people have been arrested in connection with the death of a man after an assault, police have said.

A 51-year-old was found injured at Trocadero Court, Derby, at 20:50 BST on Tuesday.

The victim, who has yet to be formally identified, died shortly after he was discovered, Derbyshire Police said.

The force, which declined to reveal what the men had been arrested on suspicion of, said it has launched a murder investigation.

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A post-mortem examination will now be held to determine how the man died, they added.

Anyone with any information, or anyone who was in the area between 19:00 BST and 21:00 BST, is asked to contact Derbyshire Police.

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