Man's body found inside house in Preston

A man was found dead inside a property in Preston today (March 23), police have confirmed.

Tuesday, 23rd March 2021, 6:23 pm

Police, paramedics and crime scene investigators were spotted by residents in Emmanuel Street, Plungington, at around 3.30pm.

Officers have now confirmed they discovered the body of a man after responding to a concern for welfare call.

Detectives have ruled out foul play and a file will be passed onto the coroner in due course.

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A man was found dead inside a property in Emmanuel Street. (Credit: Google)

A spokesman for Lancashire Police said: "We were called to Emmanuel Street, Preston, just after 3.30pm today (March 23) to reports of a concern for welfare.

"Emergency services have attended and a man was sadly found deceased.

"His death is not being treated as suspicious and a file will be passed onto HM Coroner in due course."

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