Body found in Wolverhampton home - murder enquiry launched
West Midlands Police have launched a murder enquiry after the body of a woman was found at an address in Wolverhampton.
The woman - believed to be aged 38 - was found unconscious inside a house in Rookery Lane in the Penn area of the city, just after 4pm yesterday (Fri 16 Feb).
Emergency services attended but it quickly became apparent there was nothing that could be done to revive the woman and she was pronounced dead at the scene.
The house has been sealed off for a full forensic examination and house to house enquiries are being conducted. The family of the woman are being supported by officers from our Family Liaison Unit.
Anyone who saw or heard anything suspicious near the address, which is close to the junction with Tudor Crescent, is urged to contact West Midlands Police on 101 quoting the log number 1794 16/2.