Wednesday 17 January 2018

Police investigate sudden death - man arrested

Police at the scene of the death. (Photo - Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)
Police at the scene of the death. (Photo - Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)

Police are investigating the sudden death of a man in Belfast.

The man, thought to be aged in his 20s, was found dead in a property off the Antrim Road in the north of the city on Tuesday morning.

A police spokesman said: "Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the sudden death of a man, aged in his 20s, whose body was discovered in a house on the Antrim Road in north Belfast shortly after 11.30am.

"A post mortem examination will take place to determine the cause of death.

"A 37-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of a number of drugs offences and remains in police custody at this time."

Belfast Telegraph

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