Murder investigation in Glastonbury
Avon & Somerset Police have launched a murder investigation following the death of a man yesterday. Police were called to a property in George Street, Glastonbury, at around 12.30pm on Sunday (26 February). They found an 88-year-old man dead at the scene.
A cordon remains in place while enquiries are carried out. Police will be undertaking a forensic examination of the scene.
One man, aged 41, has been arrested in connection with the investigation. He remains in police custody.
The Major Crime Investigation Team are on site. They will conduct a full and thorough investigation into the circumstances which led to the victim’s death.
Meanwhile The Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward. If anyone has any information which could aid the investigation, please call 101. Give the reference number 5223046697 to the call handler.