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Atwell man dead after alleged South Perth altercation

Atwell man dead after alleged South Perth altercation

Police are investigating the death of a 46-year-old man overnight.

The man was found unresponsive in his Atwell home around 4.30am this morning and was taken by St John Ambulance to Fiona Stanley Hospital, but was unable to be revived.

Police believe the man may have been involved in an altercation earlier this morning between 1am and 3am near Narrows Bridge in South Perth, between Mill Point Road and Harper Terrace.

The circumstances surrounding the death are still unknown.

Anyone who saw the altercation or has CCTV or dash cam vision near Mill Point Road and Harper Terrace between 1am and 3am have been asked to contact police.