Chelmsford: Murder investigation launched as body found
- Credit: Archant
A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a body was found in a flat.
Essex Police were called shortly after 8.30am this morning to the home above TJ’s Sandwich Bar in Broomfield Road, Chelmsford.
A man’s body was found with multiple injuries including stab wounds.
The area behind The Ship pub has been cordoned off for forensic investigations.
A 29-year-old man of no fixed address arrested on suspicion of murder is in custody being questioned by detectives.
You may also want to watch:
Det Ch Insp Martin Pasmore, who is leading the investigation, said: “I’m keen to speak to anyone who witnessed any suspicious activity in the area.
“The victim was found with stab injuries in a property on a busy road and I would urge anyone with information to contact me.”
- 1 Ed Sheeran to be Ipswich Town shirt sponsor for 2021/22
- 2 Driver convicted of killing friend in A12 crash
- 3 Woodbridge nurse plans Caribbean retirement after National Lottery win
- 4 Teaching assistant wins unfair dismissal claim
- 5 Election 2021: Suffolk County Council candidates published
- 6 First views of £1.5m new seafront cafe as hoardings removed
- 7 A12 reopens after police respond to 'serious' accident
- 8 'This bloke is the new sponsor of Ipswich Town' - Ed Sheeran posts throwback picture after shirt announcement
- 9 Person in hospital after fire at Ipswich house
- 10 'It could have been a lot worse' - Thatched home owner thanks crews after fire
Anyone with information should contact Essex Police on 101.