Police investigating after man found dead at property in Richmond Street, Bridlington

Police are investigating the sudden death of a man in Bridlington.

Monday, 10th August 2020, 9:10 am
A man was found dead at a property in Richmond Street

He was found dead after officers were called to a property in Richmond Street at 10.55am on Sunday, following concerns for the man's safety.

They say his death is being treated as unexplained but it is not believed to be suspicious.

There have also been officers in Bridlington today as part of a search for a man wanted in connection with an unrelated domestic incident.

Det Insp Simon Vickers said: “We’re aware of rumours circulating on social media about the police presence in the Bridlington area.

“I want to reassure you that there is no risk to the general public.

“Specialist officers are supporting the family of the man who sadly died in Richmond Street and our teams remain in the area as we are working to establish the circumstances.

“If you have any concerns, please come and talk to us.”

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