Police investigate after man dies in Camden High Street

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 - Credit: Archant

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 Lyons

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

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.

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


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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.

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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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