Murder Investigation In Scarborough
8 August 2013, 15:37
Police in Scarborough are questioning 4 men on suspicion of murder after a man was attacked and died.
Ambulance Crews alerted officers after they were called to the scene of a serious assault inside a house in Eastborough, at 11.40 last night.
Despite the efforts of paramedics the man, aged is his 30s, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Four men were arrested a short time later at an address on Queen's Terrace, Scarborough.
They are currently in police custody for questioning.
No one else is being sought in connection with the incident.
Chief Inspector Mark Grange, of Scarborough Safer Neighbourhood Command, said:
"I would like to reassure people that this is an isolated incident which is not linked to any previous assaults in the area. All of the individuals connected to this tragic incident have been identified and four local men have been arrested.
"Officers are undertaking high visibility patrols in the area while enquiries continue. This is to provide extra reassurance to the local community who are naturally concerned by what has happened."