One Man Dead After Physical Altercation In Leamington

One man is dead and another is in police custody after an altercation in Leamington Friday night.

Provincial police say the incident took place between 8pm and 10pm in the 100 block of Talbot Street East.

Police say two men were involved in a physical altercation.

54-year-old Leamington man was taken to a local hospital later in the evening where he was pronounced deceased.

Police did arrest the other man and he remains in police custody.

The OPP continue to investigate the incident and are looking for witnesses who saw the altercation or have any other additional information.

Witnesses are asked to call the Essex County OPP Crime Unit (1-888-310-1122) or contact Crime Stoppers.