York & North Yorkshire

Police name 'drug' death York University student

Police have named a York student who died after a suspected drug overdose.

Police said James Matthews, 23, was found collapsed by emergency services at a house in the Tang Hall area at about 1325 BST on Wednesday.

The York University student was taken to York District Hospital but pronounced dead a short while later.

Two men, aged 28 and 36, from York, have been arrested on suspicion of supplying drugs and have been released on bail pending further inquiries.

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