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Archie Henderson jailed after 'tragic' death in Hexham

Archie Henderson Image copyright Northumbria Police
Image caption Archie Henderson has been jailed for four years and six months

A man has been jailed after the "tragic" death of another man found unconscious in Hexham.

Michael Thompson, 32, from Hexham, died outside Studio Sport Bar from head injuries in January.

Archie Henderson, of Redesmouth Court in Bellingham, admitted manslaughter at Newcastle Crown Court and was jailed for four years and six months.

Det Insp Dave English said the "tragic death" was treated as an "isolated incident".

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Image caption Michael Thompson died from head injuries

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