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Three held over body in bin

THREE people have been arrested on suspicion of murder following the discovery of a body in an industrial bin.

Two men aged 28 and 25 and a woman aged 20 were detained by police in Southampton. The unidentified body was found by firefighters called to a blaze in the bin in Empress Road industrial estate in the city at around 3.10am yesterday.

Detective Inspector Simon Baker, who is leading the murder hunt, said: "We are making urgent inquiries to identify the body."