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Update: Arrests after man’s death in Harrogate

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Update 8.30pm, Friday 8 May 2020: A 38-year-old man whose body was found at a property on Park House Green, Harrogate has today been named by police as Aaron Atkinson.

The two men arrested in connection with the death of have been released on bail while the investigation continues.

Enquires and forensic tests remain ongoing at this stage, and detectives are continuing to treat his death as a suspected murder.

Police are reassuring the public that this was an isolated incident.

Original statement:

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a 38-year-old man was found dead in Harrogate.

The victim had suffered a head injury and was found dead at a property in Harrogate in the early hours of Thursday 7 May 2020.

The two arrested men, aged 46 and 40, were also arrested on suspicion of robbery. Both men remain in police custody at this time.

Last modified: May 11, 2020