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Police investigate after man dies in Camden High Street

PUBLISHED: 09:56 29 July 2020 | UPDATED: 14:29 29 July 2020

Police cars and paramedics in Camden High Street on Tuesday night. Picture: Joshua Lyons

Police cars and paramedics in Camden High Street on Tuesday night. Picture: Joshua Lyons

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Police are investigating after a man in his 50s died in Camden High Street on Tuesday night.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene and a man was arrested. Picture: Joshua LyonsThe victim was pronounced dead at the scene and a man was arrested. Picture: Joshua Lyons

Police are investigating after a man in his 50s died in Camden High Street on Tuesday night.

Met officers were called shortly after 10pm on July 28 outside the casino City Slots to a man with serious injuries.

Paramedics attended but the victim was pronounced dead at the scene. A man in his 20s was arrested by police and taken into custody.

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The identity of the victim has not yet been disclosed and a post-mortem will be held.

As events unfolded on the night, customers at the casino left and a member of staff locked the door before police arrived.

Met enquiries continue to establish the full circumstances of the incident.

Any witnesses are asked to call the Met on 101 with the reference number 7949/28jul.

To remain anonymous, contact Crimestoppers online or by calling 0800 555 111.


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