Arrest after man found injured in Maidenhead dies

A man has been arrested following the death of a man found injured at the bottom of stairs at flats in Berkshire.

The 49-year-old man was found unconscious in a communal area in Gwent Close, Cox Green in Maidenhead, on Friday night.

He was taken to Wexham Park Hospital where he died on Saturday night. A post-mortem examination revealed he died from a head injury.

Police are trying to establish how he was injured and appealed for witnesses.

Det Supt Paul Hayles said: "It was initially unclear exactly what the man's injuries were and how he had suffered them.

"Sadly the man died the following evening.

"Officers have been carrying out investigations in the area and have spoken to a number of witnesses."

He said a 37-year-old man has arrested and remains in custody.

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