Gloucestershire

Man, 82, found stabbed to death in Stroud

An 82-year-old man has been found stabbed to death in Stroud.

Gloucestershire Police said a murder investigation has been launched after the man's body was found at an address on Walkley Hill on Friday.

A spokesman said it was "now clear" the man died of stab wounds.

A 47-year-old man from Stroud was arrested in Southsea, Hampshire on Sunday. The coroner has been informed and a post-mortem examination has been completed, the spokesman added.

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