Wiltshire's PCC Angus Macpherson suffers heart attack

Angus Macpherson
Image caption Angus Macpherson was elected to office in November 2012

Wiltshire's police and crime commissioner (PCC) Angus Macpherson, is seriously ill in hospital after suffering a heart attack.

The 60-year-old was taken ill "whilst undertaking his duties" at an event in Trowbridge on Friday, police said.

He was taken to hospital where he is in a serious condition, a spokesman said.

Mr Macpherson, who previously served as a Swindon borough councillor and as a member of the police authority, was elected to office in November 2012.

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