A murder probe was under way today after police searching for a missing woman found a body at a house in Walsall, sparking the arrest of 10 people.
The body was found at a house in Victory Lane at around 8pm yesterday.
Officers said five men and five women who were at the address at the time had been arrested on suspicion of murder.
West Midlands Police said they remained in custody this afternoon. The house was then sealed off by officers.
A spokeswoman said: "The body has not yet been identified and a forensic post mortem will follow in due course."