Investigations under way into ‘unexplained’ death of man in Essex

Hillman Avenue, Jaywick - police are investigating the death of a man Picture: GOOGLE STREETVIEW

Hillman Avenue, Jaywick - police are investigating the death of a man Picture: GOOGLE STREETVIEW - Credit: Archant

Police are investigating the death of a 58-year-old man found at a property in Jaywick.

Officers say the man's death is "unexplained" at the current time.

A spokesman for Essex Police said: "We were called by the ambulance service shortly after 12.40pm on Friday 12 July with reports a 58-year-old man had been found dead at an address in Hillman Avenue.

"We are investigating the circumstances surrounding his death, which is being treated as unexplained."

A 44-year-old woman from Clacton was arrested on suspicion of assault, following reports the man may have been assaulted the previous day.


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She remains in custody for questioning.

Witnesses and anyone with information are asked to call Clacton police station on 101.

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