RCMP are investigating the suspicious death of a 60-year-old man in Bellefond, northwest of Miramichi, on Thursday night.
Police found the man unresponsive when they arrived at the scene after a report several people were involved in a fight, RCMP said in a news release Friday.
The man was taken to hospital in Miramichi, where he was pronounced dead.
Four men were arrested: three 24-year-old men and a 23-year-old man.
The man's identity was not released, and the cause of death is yet to be confirmed.