March 4, 2009
Exclusive: Man held on suspicion
of manslaughter as body is found
Highbridge man has been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter
after police made the grizzly discovery of a body at a home in
the town centre.
were called to an address in Market Street at 4.45pm last Friday
(February 27th) following a report of a sudden death.
spokesman Martin Dunscombe told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Officers
attended the address and found the body of a middle-aged man.
Investigations are ongoing to establish the circumstances surrounding
confirmed: "A 43 year-old man was arrested in connection
with the incident on suspicion of manslaughter and being connected
with the supply of heroin. The
man has been released on bail pending further investigations."