Police investigate death mystery

POLICE cordoned off a property in Bury St Edmunds after a man's body was discovered in a property.

Laurence Cawley

POLICE have revealed that they are not treating the discovery of a man's body in a town centre property as suspicious.

A cordon around the property in Northgate Street, Bury St Edmunds, has now been taken down after police were called at 10am today to a report of a “sudden death” of a man in his 50s.

In a statement released this afternoon, a spokesman for Suffolk police said: “Further inquiries have now been carried out at the property on Northgate Street where a man in his 50s was found deceased this morning.

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“Whilst the death remains unexplained, there are not thought to be any suspicious circumstances. The death is now being referred to the coroner.”

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