Man dead after alleged assault at Invercargill rugby club

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An Invercargill man has died, following an alleged assault overnight.

Police were called to an incident at Marist Old Boys Rugby Football Club just before midnight.

Officers found the 27-year-old unresponsive and attempts to revive him were unsuccessful.

A police spokesperson says they are speaking to a person in relation to the alleged attack.