Coventry & Warwickshire

Man found dead in Coventry after Litten Tree pub attack

A 44-year-old man involved in an alleged serious assault has been found dead at an address in the Stoke area of Coventry.

West Midlands Police said the man was involved in the incident at the city's Litten Tree pub in the early hours of Saturday.

A 24-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident.

Officers are investigating a possible link between the assault and the death, which is being treated as unexplained.

A post-mortem examination is due to be carried out on Wednesday.

Police said the body of the man was found on Tuesday morning.

Anyone who witnessed the assault at around 01:00 GMT on Saturday are asked to contact police.

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