Essex

Murder inquiry after body found at property in Essex

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a body was found in a property in Essex.

An Essex Police spokesman said officers were called to an address in Palmerston Road in Southend on Friday and discovered the body of a man.

Essex Police said it had started a murder investigation into the case.

A 38-year-old man from Southend has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is currently being interviewed at Southend police station.

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