The James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust said they called police to investigate the suspicious death of James May, the 76-year-old man who died whilst in hospital on September 20. In a statement, the hospital said:
"The James Paget University Hospital, Gorleston, has called in the police following the suspicious death of a 76-year-old man.
"This follows an allegation of medical malpractice made by a member of staff after the patient's death on Friday September 20. This matter was investigated internally and subsequently referred to the police.
"The police joint major investigation team has launched an inquiry into the circumstances surrounding the death."
More top news
How is Sainsbury's positioned to tackle the challenges of low-cost rivals and changing shopping habits?
The head of football's anti-discrimination body Kick It Out has responded to attacks by QPR defender Rio Ferdinand in his autobiography
Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife Samantha surprised diners in Solihull by dropping into fast food chain Five Guys for burgers.