Man dies outside Ashton Police Station
Sunday 5th October 2014 @ 13:51 by james.dean

Police in Tameside are reporting at 10.25pm on Saturday 4 October 2014, police were called following reports a man had suffered serious injury and was lying on Manchester Road, Ashton-under-Lyne outside the police station. Paramedics tried to revive him but he was sadly pronounced dead at the scene. An initial assessment suggests the man, who is believed to have been in his 20s, was shot. Police are now working to establish how the man received his injuries and enquiries are on-going. This story is developing and we hope to bring you more shortly.


Further developments, We are receiving reports that the man may have been shot at a pub nearby. Our reporters are on the scene and we will bring you more as we get it.