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Body of young man found in Stalybridge

Thompson Court in Stalybridge. Image: Google Maps.

A 23-year-old man has been found dead in a block of flats in Stalybridge, police have confirmed.

A spokesperson for Greater Manchester Police said they were called to Thompson Court, on Thompson Fold, at around 3.45pm on Tuesday afternoon (6 July) over concerns for the welfare of a man. 

They said paramedics also attended but the man's body was found on arrival. 

Police are investigating the circumstances into the man's death and there is due to be a post-mortem today (Wednesday). 

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