Tuesday, January 7, 2014
Police have arrested a 32-year-old from Bude in connection with the death of the 25-year-old from Westward Ho!
A MAN has died after being found unconscious in the toilets at Bideford Pannier Market yesterday (Monday) afternoon.
Paramedics were called to the scene just before 3.30pm but the 25-year-old from Westward Ho! was pronounced dead an hour later.
Police confirmed the death was being treated as unexplained.
A 32-year-old man from Bude was arrested in connection with the death on suspicion of administering a noxious substance. He has been released on bail.
Formal identification is yet to take place and officers are currently in the process of contacting the family of the man.
A post mortem is expected to be carried out in the next few days.