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Three arrested in Rugby murder probe after man, 23, dies

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Three men have been arrested on suspicion of murder after the death of a student in Rugby.

Warwickshire Police are conducting an investigation following the unexplained incident.

Shortly after 6am on Saturday, July 5, ambulance crews alerted police to the death of James Steen, a 23-year-old man from Newcastle-upon-Tyne, at a home in Wood Street.

His death is currently being treated as unexplained but as part of police enquiries three local men, aged 31, 29 and 25, were arrested on suspicion of murder on Saturday morning. They were interviewed over the weekend and have since been bailed until September while investigations continue.

Mr Steen’s next of kin have been informed.

 
 
 

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