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Man, 42, found injured in Presteigne meadow dies

Police at the scene in Presteigne
Image caption The man was found injured in a meadow

A 42-year-old man found with serious injuries in a meadow in Presteigne in Powys early on Monday morning has died, police have said.

The man was taken to hospital in Hereford from Wents Meadow, behind Wilson Terrace, at 07:30 BST on Monday.

A 19-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in custody.

Forensic examinations have taken place and officers are carrying out other inquiries into how the man was injured.

Dyfed Powys Police have asked for anyone who witnessed anything suspicious in the area is asked to contact them.

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