Police have confirmed a 71-year-old man from the Brandon area has died after being arrested.
Following his arrest yesterday, 7th November, in connection with an ongoing investigation, the force says he became unwell a short time after arriving at Bury St Edmunds Police Investigation Centre.
The man was given medical assistance and then taken to hospital by ambulance, where he was pronounced dead.
A post-mortem examination will be held in due course, and a full investigation into the circumstances around the man's death is underway.
As standard procedure following police contact, the matter has been referred to the Independent Office of Police Conduct.