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Three men arrested following Eildon pub death


Victoria Police have arrested three men following an altercation outside the Eildon Holiday Resort last night (Friday, October 20) around midnight that has left a man dead.

Investigating police were this morning told a group of people “had a physical altercation outside a licensed premises” on the Goulburn Valley Highway just before midnight.

It’s believed one of the males may have been struck before he fell, hitting his head on the ground.

Paramedics attempted to treat the man but he died at the scene.

Three men are now in police custody ‘assisting police with enquiries.’

Country rock band Ruckus was performing at the venue last night and offering free lifts to patrons before the incident.

Police are currently talking to a number of witnesses to ascertain the exact circumstances surrounding the man’s death.

Anyone with information or who may have witnessed the incident is urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au.


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