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Two men arrested on suspicion of manslaughter following death of Cinderford man

By The Citizen  |  Posted: May 07, 2014

TWO men have been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter following the death of a Cinderford man last week.

A 43-year-old from the town and a 48-year-old man from Stonehouse were arrested by police last night.

Ryan Probert, 31, was airlifted to Frenchay Hospital in Bristol where he died of a suspected heart attack in the early hours of Wednesday, April 30.

Police were called by the ambulance service to a flat in Market Street at about 7pm on Tuesday, April 29.

A police spokesman said: "The men were arrested last night on suspicion of manslaughter in connection with the case and remain in police custody at this time.”

The men have not been charged.

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