Police investigating death at licensed venue in Civic

Under Investigation

ACT Policing is investigating a death that occurred after a disturbance at a licensed premises in Civic early this morning (19 July 2020).

Police responded to the incident about 12.05am. ACT Ambulance Service paramedics were called to the scene where they attended to two injured men. 

One of the men passed away a short time later at the scene.  The other was treated at the scene by ACT Ambulance Service paramedics and taken to hospital.

A crime scene was established, and an investigation into the circumstances of the incident continued overnight. Police remained at the scene this morning.

Anyone who may have any information, footage of the incident, or dash-cam footage from the area, that could assist police is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via the Crime Stoppers ACT website. Please quote reference 6578758. Information can be provided anonymously.



Media enquiries

Police Media — (02) 5126 9070, act-police-media@afp.gov.au