Man dies after bar incident

NRHNLM111015A1 - Ripley Crib bar suspicious death
NRHNLM111015A1 - Ripley Crib bar suspicious death

INVESTIGATIONS are under way into how a man died after an incident in a Ripley bar.

Police were called to the Crib Bar on Church Street at 10.40pm on Friday night where the man had been attacked in what officers have described as a “suspicious” incident. The man died later in hospital, said a force spokesman.

Two people have been arrested in connection with the incident and police are still appealing for witnesses. Anyone with information or who was in the area at the time should contact officers on 0345 123 3333.