Two men found dead in and around Britannia Hotel in Manchester city centre

Two men have been found dead in Manchester city centre - one falling from a hotel, the other found in a room in the same hotel.

Wednesday, 26th September 2018, 12:29 pm
Updated Wednesday, 26th September 2018, 12:32 pm
The Britannia Hotel, Portland Street, Manchester

Greater Manchester Police said: "Detectives have launched an investigation after two men died in the city centre.

"Shortly after 5.30am today (Wednesday 26 September) police were called to Portland Street to reports that a man had fallen from a building.

The Britannia Hotel, Portland Street, Manchester

"Officers attended, but a man in his 20s sadly died at the scene.

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"Officers investigating the incident then gained entry to a room in the Britannia hotel and found another man who was sadly pronounced dead at the scene."


Story by Press Association