Murder inquiry launched after man found dead in Harrogate
Police have launched a murder inquiry after a man was found dead in a Harrogate flat.
At about 11.30pm yesterday (Monday), North Yorkshire Police received a report that a man had died at a flat in Mayfield Grove in the town. Officers went there and found the body of a man.
Three men, two in their 30s and one in his 20s, were arrested at the flat on suspicion of murder. They remain in custody.
Chief Inspector Andy Colbourne, County Commander, said: “I recognise that local residents will be extremely concerned by what has happened, but they can be reassured that an extensive investigation is underway.
“Officers will be conducting enquiries in the area, and the Neighbourhood Policing Team are carrying out extra patrols to provide further reassurance.”
Anyone with information that could assist the investigation is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police – details below.
How to help the police
- Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for the Major Investigation Team
- Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website
- Quote reference number 12210264785