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Sudden death sees police called to Preston city centre flat

Posted on - 17th May, 2018 - 9:14am | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Preston City Centre, Preston News
Police were near Preston Minster on Tuesday evening Pic: Tony Worrall
Police were near Preston Minster on Tuesday evening Pic: Tony Worrall

Police were called after a body was found in Preston city centre.

There was a police presence in Church Street from 10.30pm on Tuesday (15 May).

A spokeswoman for Preston Police said the ambulance service asked them to attend a flat in Church Street, near Preston Minster.

A man in his 30s had been found following a sudden death.

Police said the death is not being treated as suspicious.

While attending the incident the police van parked in Church Street was damaged.

The damage caused to the windscreen Pic: Preston Police
The damage caused to the windscreen Pic: Preston Police

PCSO Stephen Connolly posted a picture on Facebook of a shattered windscreen which appears to have been hit with a hammer or similar blunt object.

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