Man Arrested After Body Found Near Taunton Bus Station

8 August 2018, 12:05

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Police investigating the death of a man in Taunton have made an arrest.

It's after the body of a man, believed to be in his late 20s or early 30s, was found by Goodland Gardens near the bus station early on Tuesday morning.
 
It is still not clear how he died but a post mortem examination is due to take place today.
 
Police say the man's next of kin have been told but he hasn't been formally identified yet.
 
A 36-year-old man has been arrested in connection with his death.
 
Anyone who has any information about this, or was in the area on Monday night or Tuesday morning, is being asked to phone Avon and Somerset police on 101 and ask to speak to Bridgwater Investigations.