York & North Yorkshire

Scarborough flat death prompts murder inquiry

Google Image copyright Google
Image caption A man from Scarborough has been arrested on suspicion of murder

A murder inquiry has started after a man was found dead at a flat in a North Yorkshire seaside town.

Police were called to the home on Princess Street in the Old Town area of Scarborough at 16:40 BST on Thursday.

Officers said they were trying to establish the full circumstances of the 50-year-old man's death, with it being treated as suspicious.

A local man, 54, has been arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in police custody for questioning.

Related Topics

Related Internet links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites