Arrest After Man Dies in Fire

Fatality on Bloemfontein Road this morning

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A man has been arrested following a suspicious death after a fire in Shepherd's Bush

Police were called to Lugard House, Bloemfontein Road, W12 this morning (20th October) at around 8.10am following reports of a fire.

The fire was extinguished shortly afterward by London Fire Brigade and a short time later the body of a man, believed to be in his fifties, was found inside the premises.

The death is being treated as suspicious. Officers from the Homicide and Serious Crime Command (HSCC) under DCI Lee Presland are investigating.

Anyone with any information is asked to call the incident room on 0208 3580300 or if you wish to remain anonymous call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

October 20, 2010