Murder arrests as seriously injured Middlesbrough man dies

The Greenway
Image caption The man was found in the Thorntree area of Middlesbrough

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of the murder of a man found seriously injured on a Middlesbrough street, police say.

The victim, who was in his 20s, was taken to hospital from The Greenway shortly after 23:30 BST on Thursday but pronounced dead a short time later.

Cleveland Police are treating his death as suspicious.

The arrested men, who are aged 19 and 30, remain in custody for questioning by detectives.

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