Cambridgeshire

Cambridge shop death man 'bit a dog'

Police outside the One-Stop shop in Cambridge
Image caption A man in his 40s was found dead at the One-Stop shop in Cambridge on Monday morning

A man allegedly bit a dog before going into a shop where he was later found dead.

The body of the man, in his 40s, was found just after 06:30 GMT on Monday at the One-Stop convenience store in Ditton Lane, Cambridge.

Police confirmed he had allegedly been involved in an "altercation with a man and his dog" earlier. They were told the man had bitten the animal.

Four men arrested on suspicion of manslaughter have been bailed.

A police spokesman said the man had been involved in an "alleged altercation" with a 45-year-old man and his dog.

A man, aged 45, initially arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm was released without further action on Tuesday.

Image caption Police cordoned off the area outside the convenience store

Officers said the dead man, who has not yet been named, was from Cambridge.

A post-mortem examination carried out on Tuesday proved "inconclusive".

The man's death is currently being treated as unexplained.

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