Shropshire

Fifth arrest over Wellington flat murder

Murder scene
Image caption All five people were arrested on suspicion of murder

A fifth person has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the body of a woman was found in Wellington, Shropshire.

The victim, believed to be in her 50s, was discovered in a flat on St John's Street on Monday afternoon.

A 34-year-old man from Wellington was arrested on Tuesday evening and is currently being questioned by officers.

Two men, aged 21 and 50, both from the town have been released on police bail, pending inquiries.

A 35-year-old man and a 21-year-old woman, both arrested on Monday evening, remain in custody. Police have been given more time to question them.

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