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Bristol murder arrest after Hartcliffe 'overdose' death

Bishport Avenue, Bristol
Image caption Police were called to a property in the Hartcliffe area of Bristol

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a suspected overdose death.

Paramedics called police to Bishport Avenue in Hartcliffe, Bristol, just before 16:00 BST on Saturday.

Despite the efforts of the ambulance crew, the man was declared dead at the scene. Officers have since cordoned off a property while their inquiries continue.

A suspect in his 40s remains in custody, Avon and Somerset Police said.

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