Police have confirmed a man found in Barnstaple Wetherspoon pub has died.

A man has died after being discovered unconscious in a Barnstaple pub on Thursday.

Police were called to The Panniers Wetherspoon pub in Boutport Street at 9.40am by paramedics, to reports of a man in cardiac arrest,

A police spokesman said: “He was subsequently taken to hospital in a critical condition.

“Police have now been informed that the 29-year-old local man died in hospital on Saturday, November 18.

“His death is not being treated as suspicious and a file is to be prepared for the coroner.”