UPDATE: Post mortem due in Boston ‘unexplained death’ case

Police news.
Police news.

A post mortem examination will take place later this week to try to work out what caused the death of a man in Boston yesterday (Sunday) morning.

Police say the deceased man is believed to be a man in his 30s but hope to be able to confirm his identity after the test.

The man arrested yesterday, thought to reside in the same house as the man who was found dead, has been released with no further police action.

Sunday, 3pm: Police are investigating an ‘unexplained’ death in Boston.

The have also made an arrest in connection with the incident.

At around 7.40am today (Sunday) police attended a house on Woodville Road. Inside, a man, police believed to be a resident of the premises, was found deceased.

A police spokesman said: “We are currently trying to confirm his identity and age. We are also in the process of tracing and informing his relatives and friends.

“A post mortem will be carried out as soon as one can be arranged. Until the results of that examination are known the death will be treated as unexplained.”

A 28-year-old man who is thought to reside at the same house has been arrested in connection with the incident, they added.

Investigating officers would be interested to hear from anyone who has any information about the premises in question and the people who live there.

Anyone who can help is asked to call Lincolnshire Police via the 101 non-emergency number. Alternatively they can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.