UPDATE: ‘No suspicious circumstances’ surrounding one of the deaths in Boston

Police at the scene of the man's death in Horncastle Road, Boston
Police at the scene of the man's death in Horncastle Road, Boston

Police have confirmed there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding the death of one of the men found in Boston.

A spokesman said: “A post mortem examination has been completed and we are satisfied that the man’s death was as a result of natural causes and there are no suspicious circumstances.

“The arrested person has been released with no further police action.”

EARLIER: Officers were called to an address on Horncastle Road, Boston at 3:07am by the East Midlands Ambulance Service (EMAS). The 74-year-old male householder was certified as deceased at the scene.

Police are in the process of informing the family and friends of the deceased of the situation. At this early stage the death is being treated as unexplained.

A post mortem will be carried out to establish the cause of death.

A 60-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident as police work to find out exactly what has happened.

Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to call police on the 101 non-emergency number quoting incident number 28 of 30th March.

This is the second unexplained death in 24 hours in Boston.