Police investigation after man is found dead in Margate

Kevin Sampson was found between Victoria Road and Thanet Road Image google maps

Kent Police are investigating after a man, thought to be in his 50s, was found dead in Margate yesterday (February 1).

Kent Police was called at 10pm to a report of a man laying on the pavement near Victoria Road, Margate.

Officers attended along with Secamb. Attempted CPR was unsuccessful and the man was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The death is currently being treated as unexplained and enquiries are ongoing.