Man dies on Brentwood High Street

16 April 2019, 06:38 | Updated: 16 April 2019, 06:41

Brentwood High Street

A murder investigation has started into the death of a man in Brentwood.

He was found unwell in the High Street just before 9 o'clock yesterday morning.

Police and paramedics were called, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.

A 47 year old man, of no fixed address, is being held on suspicion of murder.

Anyone with information can contact the South Major Crime Team on 101 or email

Alternatively, contact the Crimestoppers charity 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111 or use the anonymous online form at