Man arrested over Kettering murder

Detectives investigating the death of a man found in a flooded flat in Kettering have arrested a man on suspicion of murder.

Saturday, 12th January 2019, 9:15 am
Updated Saturday, 12th January 2019, 10:28 am

Lithuanian national Juozas Meilunas, 51, was found dead in a flat in Woodlands Court, Wood Street just before 6.30pm on December 26.

A post-mortem examination revealed he died from a head injury and police believed his body had been there for some time.

This morning (Saturday) a police spokesman said a 28-year-old man has been arrested in connection with his death.

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Juozas was found dead in a bed in the flat.
Juozas was found dead in a bed in the flat.

Officers are still appealing to anyone with information about Mr Meilunas and the circumstances surrounding his death to call police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

The victim died in the first floor flat on the left of the picture. NNL-181228-174723005 NNL-181228-174723005