It's been six days since police found the seriously injured body of Edward Reeve at his home in Heath Road.

Following a concern for welfare call, officers including armed police and the NPAS helicopter, descended on the quiet residential street and haven't left.

While the cordon is now lifted, officers remain at the scene, with forensic teams still investigating.

Two teenage boys have been arrested on suspicion of murder and a 15-year-old girl has been arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender.

Shocked neighbours have told the Daily Echo how Mr Reeve, though quiet and private, was friendly and a "lovely lad".

And today, his mother has spoken of her shock at his death.

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