Man dies following altercation in Belfast city centre

The incident happened shortly before 1am this morning

Man dies following altercation in Belfast city centre

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A man has died following an altercation in Belfast city centre in the early hours of this morning.

The 31-year-old was injured during the incident in the Donegall Street area shortly before 1am.

He later died in hospital.

A man - also in his 30s - has been arrested and is being questioned by the PSNI.

Detectives have appealed for witnesses to contact them as "there would have been quite a number of people in the Donegall Street area at the time".