Homicide probe after man’s physique is pulled from reservoir in Cornwall with stab wounds as police arrest 50-year-old
- Police have been referred to as on Thursday following reviews of a physique noticed within the water
- The person, whose id remans a thriller, was pronounced useless on the scene
- A 50-year-old man with ‘hyperlinks to Cornwall’ arrested at this time as enquiries proceed
Police have launched a homicide investigation after the physique of a person with a stab would to his chest was present in a reservoir.
Officers have been referred to as to Drift Service Reservoir close to Penzance on Thursday following reviews of a physique within the water.
When ambulance crews began CPR they found the wound to his chest and the person, mentioned to be in his 30s, was pronounced useless on the scene.
Enquiries into the person’s id and subsequent of kin are persevering with.
Police have at this time made an arrest following the invention of a physique on Thursday
A 50-year-old man ‘with hyperlinks to Cornwall’ was arrested at this time.
Detective Inspector Steve Hambly, from Devon and Cornwall Police Main Crime Investigation Group, mentioned: “We’re within the early levels of our investigation to ascertain the circumstances that led to the demise of this man.
“Scene guards stay in place at areas in St Ives and Penzance while officers proceed enquiries, and these are anticipated to stay in place over the weekend.
“I’m eager to listen to from any members of the general public who might have witnessed any suspicious behaviour within the space of Drift Reservoir or Lelant by the interval between Monday 15 February and Thursday 18 February.
“Anybody with any data which can help the investigation is requested to contact police on 101 quoting log 686 18/02/21.”
Enquiries have been carried out in Cornwall and in Warwickshire.