Kent

Sheerness teen murder arrest over elderly man's death

Capstone Road, Chatham Image copyright Google
Image caption The man was found at an address in Capstone Road

A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a 70-year-old man who was found dead at a house in Medway with head injuries.

Kent Police said a 17-year-old boy from Sheerness was arrested on Saturday and was being held in custody.

Emergency teams were called on Tuesday to a property in Capstone Road, Gillingham, where they found the man had died at the scene.

The man's family has been informed but he has not been formally identified.

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