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Norfolk Constabulary-Unexplained Death Clive Wyard

Investigation into the unexplained death of Clive Wyard - can you help us?

Details of Incident

Clive Wyard, aged 74, was found collapsed on the driveway of his home in Valley Road at 7.15am on Friday 20th July 2018.  He had sustained injuries to his face and head and was taken to Ipswich Hospital, where he later died.  A post mortem examination was conducted on Monday 6th August and concluded that Mr Wyard died as a result of a head injury.

Detectives are treating his death as unexplained and enquiries are ongoing to ascertain the circumstances which resulted in him sustaining the injury which led to his death.

Mr Wyard had been at the Royal George Public House on Colchester Road in Ipswich on the evening of Thursday 19th July 2018, leaving sometime after 11.30pm.

Detective Chief Inspector Marie James said "We have undertaken numerous enquiries in order to understand the circumstances that led to Mr Wyard's death.  We remain open minded as to what may have taken place and continue to urge anyone who believes they saw Mr Wyard walking along Colchester Road or Valley Road between 11.30pm on 19th July and 1.20am on 20th July to contact us.  Although almost three weeks have passed since Mr Wyard was found, I urge anyone with information that may assist our investigation to contact us irrespective of the passage of time.  The smallest detail could prove to be vital in helping us to understand what happened that night and to provide answers to the family".

Any witnesses in possession of still images or photographs are asked to upload these via this form as a matter of urgency and any witnesses in possession of dash cam or CCTV footage to please contact the Major Investigation Team.

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Contact Information

If you would prefer to speak to someone please call 101 and ask for Joint Norfolk and Suffolk Major Investigation Team quoting 'Op Rufforth'

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