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Man arrested after death at house

A man was arrested following a non-suspicious death at a house in Lancaster. The arrested man was held on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of a Class A drug. He was released on police bail, without charge, until July 23. Police were called to a house on Mayfield Avenue on the Vale estate at around 3am last Wednesday. A spokesman for Lancashire Police said the dead man, 38, would not be officially named until relatives had been informed.

Banned driver to do unpaid work

Terrance Watkinson, 44, of Alexandra Road, Morecambe, must do 40 hours unpaid work for admitting driving whilst disqualified. He also had to pay £145 costs to the court.