Southgate ‘murder’ live updates: Man, 86, found dead with head injury as arrest made

Police have launched a murder investigation in Southgate today (October 31) after a man, 86, was found dead.

Police were called to a disturbance at Chelmsford Road at 9.41pm last night where they found the elderly man with a head injury.

He was pronounced dead at the scene and a 53-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder.

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Police believe the arrested man and the victim knew each other.

The victim’s family have been informed.

A crime scene remains in place in the area.

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