Man Murdered in Gillingham

Kent Police say their enquiries are "ongoing" following the death of a 70-year-old man at an address in Gillingham.

They were called to Capstone Road at just after 11AM on Tuesday morning. 

Officers attended along with ambulance staff, who confirmed that the man had died. 

They say it was apparent he had suffered head injuries.

A post-mortem examination was held yesterday (Wednesday) but detectives say they need to carry out more tests.

We're expecting the man to be named later, but his family has been told. 

A Kent Police spokesman said: "The death is currently being treated as suspicious and is being investigated by detectives from the Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate".

From Kent Police

Recently Played Tracks

On Radio: Greg Foot

4pm - 7pm

Email the show

Text 'KENT' to 82122

Greg Foot
  • Now playing: The best feel good music

Stay tuned...

Watch heart TV

  • Now playing: The best feel good music

Heart VIP

Local

Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Advertise Advertise in Kent

Get some great ideas on how to advertise your business on radio, online and on mobile.

Follow Heart on Twitter