UPDATE: Woman arrested as Doncaster murder probe continues

A 41-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man was found dead in a Doncaster house.

Sunday, 13th March 2016, 5:35 am
Updated Sunday, 13th March 2016, 6:06 am
A heavy Police presence on Cross Street, Balby, after the body of a 43-year-old man was discovered. Picture: Marie Caley NDFP Balby Murder MC 2

Emergency services were called at around 4.30am on Friday March 11 to a property in Cross Street, Balby, where the body of a 43-year-old man was discovered.

The woman, who was arrested yesterday evening, remains in custody being questioned by officers.

A heavy Police presence on Cross Street, Balby, after the body of a 43-year-old man was discovered. Picture: Marie Caley NDFP Balby Murder MC 2

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A forensic post mortem examination carried out the same evening concluded that the cause of death was multiple injuries.

Formal identification has not yet taken place and the man’s family have been notified.

Detectives are still keen to hear from anyone that may hold information about suspicious activity in the Cross Street area over the last week.

If you can help, please call 101 quoting incident number 128 of 11 March 2016. Information can also be emailed to [email protected]

Crime Scene Investigators pictured on Cross Street, Balby, where the body of a 43-year-old man was discovered. Picture: Marie Caley NDFP Balby Murder MC 7
A Crime Scene Investigator enters a property on Cross Street, Balby, where the body of a 43-year-old man was discovered. Picture: Marie Caley NDFP Balby Murder MC 4
A heavy Police presence on Cross Street, Balby, after the body of a 43-year-old man was discovered. Picture: Marie Caley NDFP Balby Murder MC 2
Crime Scene Investigators pictured on Cross Street, Balby, where the body of a 43-year-old man was discovered. Picture: Marie Caley NDFP Balby Murder MC 7
A Crime Scene Investigator enters a property on Cross Street, Balby, where the body of a 43-year-old man was discovered. Picture: Marie Caley NDFP Balby Murder MC 4