Six Arrested On Suspicion Of Murder After Fight Breaks Out Over Football Match At Holiday Park

Six people are in police custody on suspicion of murder after a man was killed in a "brawl over a football match" at Parkdean Resorts Camber Sands Holiday Park in Sussex, England.

A man has died following a brawl at Camber Sands Holiday Park, Sussex
A man has died following a brawl at Camber Sands Holiday Park, Sussex

A 58-year-old man was found fatally injured at Parkdean Resorts in Camber Sands, Sussex last night.


The victim was reportedly involved in a brawl that took place following the opening game of the Premier League season between Arsenal and Crystal Palace that was being shown in the Showbar on the site.


Police said the incident involved "a group of people" and happened just before 11pm on Friday evening.


Paramedics attended the scene but despite their best efforts, the 58-year-old died.



A spokesperson for Sussex Police said: "Police have arrested six people on suspicion of murder following the death of a man at a holiday park in Lydd Road, Camber Sands, in the early hours of Saturday morning. "Emergency services were called at around 10.50pm on Friday to reports of an altercation involving a group of people. "Despite the best efforts of paramedics, a 58-year-old man was sadly pronounced dead at the scene shortly after midnight.


"Six people have been arrested on suspicion of murder and remain in custody at this time." Detective Superintendent Jon Hull said: "Our investigation is at a very early stage, but I would like to reassure the public that this appears to be an isolated incident with no wider risk of harm.


"Officers are now working to establish the full circumstances while the victim's next of kin are supported by specialist officers."


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