Cumbria

Man's death after house disturbance sparks murder probe

Police have begun a murder inquiry in Cumbria after a man died following a reported disturbance at a house.

Officers were called to a property in Balfour Road, Carlisle, on Sunday morning.

Police attended the scene and were told a man had been taken to Cumberland Infirmary after receiving serious injuries.

The man later died in hospital. The street has been cordoned off while investigations continue.

Police are appealing for witnesses.

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