Probe into ‘unexplained’ death after man’s body found

Body of 66-year-old man found inside property in North Berwick on Tuesday afternoon.

Probe into ‘unexplained’ death after man’s body found SNS Group

Police have launched an investigation into the “unexplained” death of a man in East Lothian.

The 66-year-old’s body was found within a property on Forth Street in North Berwick at around 4.55pm on Tuesday afternoon.

Enquiries are ongoing to establish the full circumstances of the death.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Officers were made aware around 4.55pm on Tuesday, 23 March, 2021, of a report of a sudden death within a property in Forth Street, North Berwick.

“The body of a 66-year-old man was found and the death is currently being treated as unexplained. A report will be sent to the Procurator Fiscal.”