Sidcup death not being treated as suspicious

PUBLISHED: 17:54 12 December 2012

The death of a man in his 30s in Sidcup on Monday morning is not being treated as suspicious, according to police.

Police were called at around 8.30 following reports of an unconscious man in a house in Hurst Road.

He has been named locally as Lee Brooks, although formal identification has not yet been confirmed.

A police spokeswoman said: “Inquiries into his death continue to establish the circumstances.

“A post-mortem will be carried out in due course and the death is not being treated as suspicious.”

Tributes included this from Julia Manger: “It’s sad any time of the year but at this time it is always sadder. I feel for the family R.I.P. Lee.”

London Ambulance Service said in a statement: “We sent a single responder in a car, an ambulance crew and a duty officer.

“Sadly the patient, a man, was dead at the scene.”

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