12 Feb 2016

Police investigating death in Nelson

6:22 am on 12 February 2016

Police are invesigating the death of a person at a Nelson house.

A body was removed from a property in Marlowe Street, Stoke, last night.

Detective Senior Sergeant Craig Johnston said guards were at the house overnight and a scene examination would be carried out over the next few days.

Mr Johnston said it was too early to speculate on the cause of death.

A post mortem examination will be completed on the body today.