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Murder arrest after unexplained death in Reading

A 61-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a death at an address in Reading.

Police were called to Cardiff Road in the town at 08:52 GMT where a man, believed to be 43, was pronounced dead.

Det Ch Insp Gill Wootton said the investigation was in its very early stages and the circumstances surrounding the death were unclear.

The arrested man, from Reading, has been bailed until 4 December. The death is being treated as unexplained.

Police said a post-mortem examination proved inconclusive. Toxicology results are still pending.

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