Man arrested on suspicion of Forest of Dean murder
- 4 August 2014
- From the section Gloucestershire
A 36-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the death of a man in the Forest of Dean.
Gloucestershire Police said they were called to the Hillcrest Road and Aston Close area of Berry Hill near Coleford at about 20:30 BST on Sunday.
A 44-year-old man was taken to Gloucestershire Royal Hospital where he later died, a spokesman said.
An area of Berry Hill has been cordoned off while a police investigation takes place.
Det Ch Insp Steve Porter, said: "A 36-year-old local man has been arrested in relation to this incident.
"Police and scenes of crime officers remain at the scene whilst extensive inquiries are carried out."