Arrests over unexplained death of Altofts man

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THREE people have been arrested in connection with the “unexplained” death of a 21-year-old man.

Shane Kirkbright of Altofts died in hospital on Friday morning.

A police spokeswoman said: “Police were called to Pinderfields Hospital at about 8.15am on Friday following the death of a 21-year-old man from the Normanton area.

“A post mortem has taken place and proved inconclusive.

“Enquiries are ongoing in to the circumstances of his death, which is unexplained.”

A 27-year-old woman and two men, aged 19 and 37, have been arrested and released on bail.

Police were unable to confirm what offence the three were arrested on suspicion of committing.

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