Police are investigating a murder in Scarborough’s South Bay.
The incident is believed to have occurred last night near Olympia Leisure.
Foreshore Road, between the Rotunda and the junction with Eastborough, has been closed since 1am, and police have cordoned off pedestrian access to the South Bay from St Nicholas Cliff.
Locals speaking at the scene this morning report seeing a fight breaking out between men near the Olympia, with the men then making their way up to St Nicholas Cliff Gardens, next to the Town Hall.
Rumours suggest the fight may have resulted in a fatal stabbing.
North Yorkshire Police have confirmed they are investigating a murder and are due to release further details this morning.