Death of man whose body was found inside a property in Watton treated as unexplained

Police appeal for information following attempted robbery in Lowestoft. Picture: Archant Library

Police appeal for information following attempted robbery in Lowestoft. Picture: Archant Library

The death of a man whose body was found inside a property in Watton is currently being treated as unexplained but is not believed to be suspicious.

Norfolk police were called to an address on High Street in the early hours of Wednesday, June 14 following reports of a disturbance.

Officers arrived on scene to find entry had been forced to the property by people who had been concerned for the welfare of a man inside the property. The body of a man was found inside.

As a result of previous police contact, the matter has been referred to the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) as standard procedure.

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