Enquiries ongoing into ‘unexplained but not suspicious’ death of man, 19, in Sidmouth, say police

Sidmouth Police Station on Woolcombe Lane

Sidmouth Police Station on Woolcombe Lane - Credit: Archant

Police officers were called to Vicarage Road early on Sunday morning (February 26).

Enquiries are ongoing into the unexplained death of a 19-year-old man in Sidmouth on Sunday morning (February 26), police said today.

Officers were called to Vicarage Road at approximately 5.50am. The death is not being treated as suspicious.

A Devon and Cornwall Police spokesman said in a statement released this morning: “Police were notified to a concern of welfare of a 19-year-old man on Vicarage Road, Sidmouth, on Sunday, February 26, at approximately 5.50am.

“The man was pronounced deceased at the scene.


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“The death is being treated as unexplained, but is not believed to be suspicious. Enquiries are ongoing.”

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