Police officers are currently at a property in central Hereford after a body of a man was discovered yesterday (9 September).

Sadly, the man aged in his 70’s was pronounced dead at the scene and his death is currently being treated as unexplained.

Detective Chief Inspector Tony Garner said:

“I know that seeing a lot of police officers can seem alarming, but I would like to thank the residents in this area for their patience whilst we carry out investigations.”

Anybody with any information is asked to contact West Mercia Police on 01432 347155

Alternatively, information can be passed anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.