Gloucestershire

Body found in Gloucester car park: Four arrested

Police at car park near Gloucester Quay
Image caption A member of the public made the discovery near Quay Street at about 08:15 GMT

Four people have been arrested on suspicion of murder after the discovery of a body in a car park in Gloucester.

Police said a member of the public discovered the body near Quay Street at about 08:15 GMT.

A 31-year-old man from Gloucester, a 45-year-old man, a 48-year-old man and 45-year-old woman, all of no fixed abode, have been arrested.

Police said a forensic investigation was taking place and a Home Office pathologist had been called in.

The four people arrested remain in police custody.

A spokesman for Gloucestershire Constabulary said officers were reviewing CCTV footage and have carried out house-to-house inquiries nearby.

They added that identification of the man had not yet taken place and the coroner had been informed.

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