Nottingham

Arrest over death in Nottingham city centre

Lower Parliament Street, Nottingham
Image caption A post-mortem examination is due to be carried out to determine the cause of death

A man has been arrested in connection with a death in Nottingham city centre.

Officers found the victim, believed to be in his 30s, near the Lloyds TSB branch on Lower Parliament Street at about 04:00 BST on Friday.

The area was cordoned off for forensic examinations for most of the day. It was later confirmed the death was being treated as suspicious.

The suspect is being held in custody and will be questioned by detectives later.

A post-mortem examination to establish the cause of death is due to take place.

Officers have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

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