UPDATE: Murder enquiry launched following death of man in Louth

Lincolnshire Police.
Lincolnshire Police.

Lincolnshire Police have confirmed that a post mortem examination has been carried out on a 32 year-old male who was found dead at a house in Spring Terrace, Louth, yesterday.

Police are now treating his death as a murder enquiry.

The man has been formally identified, but police will not be releasing his name until they have traced and informed all immediate relatives.

The 23 year-old local man, who was arrested at the scene, remains in police custody.

A further update from Lincolnshire Police is expected later today.