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Investigations into man's death near Harbour Wall

A man has been arrested in connection with the death of a man in Folkestone.

Police were called at 2.24am this morning to a report that a man had been found with serious injuries near the harbour wall. Ambulance staff attended but he was pronounced dead at the scene.

The man has not yet been identified and enquiries into the circumstances behind his death are ongoing.

The man was found on Marine Parade near the Harbour wall Credit: Google Earth

A 56-year-old man from Folkestone has been arrested in connection with the incident. He remains in custody.

Marine Parade was closed for a number of hours following the incident but has since reopened.