Murder arrest over house attack in Salford

A 47-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man died from serious head injuries in Greater Manchester.

The victim, aged 52, died in hospital shortly after being found at his home at Nineacre Court, Salford on Friday afternoon.

A post-mortem examination revealed he had a number of injuries to his head, face and body.

The male suspect is in custody and is being questioned by detectives.

Det Insp Caroline Walker said: "It wasn't initially clear as to how the man had come about his head injuries but the post mortem has revealed a number of injuries consistent with a serious assault.

"I want to reassure the community that we are working hard to find out exactly what has happened."

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