Police Launch Murder Probe After Man, 70, Found Dead in Brighton Flat

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Police Launch Murder Probe After Man, 70, Found Dead in Brighton Flat

Police have launched a murder investigation after a man was found dead at a flat in Brighton. Officers were called to a residential flat on Lavender Street shortly after 7:30 pm yesterday and found a man in his 70s with life-threatening injuries. Despite the quick response from emergency services, the man later died at the scene.

Police Launch Murder Probe After Man, 70, Found Dead In Brighton Flat

A 70-year-old woman from Brighton has been arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in custody.

Police Launch Murder Probe After Man, 70, Found Dead In Brighton Flat

Police Launch Murder Probe After Man, 70, Found Dead In Brighton Flat
Police Launch Probe After Brighton Flat Death

Detective Chief Inspector Alex Campbell said, “This is a fast-moving investigation and officers moved quickly to arrest a suspect. It is believed to be an isolated incident involving two people known to each other and poses no threat to the wider community. Residents can expect to see a continued and visible police presence in the area while the investigation is ongoing.

Police Launch Murder Probe After Man, 70, Found Dead In Brighton Flat

Police are urging anyone with information to come forward. You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or report it online.

Police Launch Murder Probe After Man, 70, Found Dead In Brighton Flat

Police Launch Murder Probe After Man, 70, Found Dead In Brighton Flat
Police Launch Murder Probe After Man, 70, Found Dead In Brighton Flat
Police Launch Murder Probe After Man, 70, Found Dead In Brighton Flat

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