A person has died after an assault in a village in south Gloucestershire on Friday evening, police mentioned.
Officers from Avon and Somerset police attended an handle on Thames Shut, Charfield, simply earlier than 11pm and located the sufferer, who had been badly injured.
The person died on the scene regardless of the efforts of emergency staff, the drive mentioned. Whereas the sufferer has but to be formally recognized, his household have been knowledgeable and are being supported by specifically skilled officers.
A person has been arrested on suspicion of homicide and stays in police custody. Avon and Somerset police mentioned there will likely be an elevated police presence within the village whereas officers perform house-to-house and different inquiries.
The drive added: “We don’t consider there’s a threat to the broader group, however if in case you have any issues please communicate to one of many uniformed neighbourhood officers who will likely be within the space.”
Police are interesting for anybody with details about an earlier altercation on the Railway Tavern pub on close by Wotton Street to come back ahead by contacting them on 101 and giving the reference 5222150363.
The drive can also be interesting for any data or CCTV, doorbell or dashcam footage which will help within the investigation.
PA Media contributed to this report