Arrest over death of man at Pontefract house

A man has been arrested in connection with the death of another man in Pontefract in the early hours of this morning.

Thursday, 23rd August 2018, 11:25 am
Updated Thursday, 23rd August 2018, 11:25 am

Police were called by the ambulance service at around 2.40am, Thursday, August 23, to reports of a man found with injuries at a property on South Baileygate.

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The 45-year-old male was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

A 39-year-old male has been arrested in connection with the incident.

Enquiries remain ongoing and a scene remains in place.