Inquiry into man's death in Cheshire Police custody

An investigation has been launched into how a man died in a Cheshire Police custody suite.

The 56-year-old passed away in the force's Blacon custody facility on Tuesday morning, officials confirmed.

The Independent Police Complaints Commission said officers had been to the scene and have started an inquiry into how the man died.

They said they were informing the man's family. The force was unable to comment due to the ongoing inquiry.

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