UPDATED: Man arrested on suspicion of murder following death of man in Peterborough
A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a man in Park Farm, Peterborough.
A police spokesman said a man and a woman had been arrested in connection with the death.
There has been a large police presence at Park Farm Way, Park Farm, Stanground, today as investigations continue.
The spokesman said: “The activity in Park Farm Way, Stanground today is part of an investigation into the unexplained death of a man in his 40s on April 15.
“A 43-year-old woman from Peterborough has been arrested on suspicion of perverting the course of justice and a 46-year-old man from Peterborough has been arrested on suspicion of murder.”
Residents spoke of their shock after police turned up at about 7am today.
A workman, who asked not to be named, said: “We turned up at 7.30am and the police were already here in their scientific vans.
“They put white suits on to go into a house.
“People have been coming and going all day.”
Two police cars were guarding a property on Park Farm Way this afternoon, and a woman living near-by said: “We have not been told anything about what has been going on.
“Police have been here this morning. I don’t know why but it is a concern.”
Another woman living on the street added: “It is a real shock. It is not something that happens every day round here.”
Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101, or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.