Police are trying to trace the relatives of a man that was found dead today.

Wilfred Gordon, aged 71, was found dead in the early hours of Tuesday 21 January 2014 at his home on Levenshulme Road in Gorton.

There are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding his death and enquiries are ongoing to trace his next of kin.

It is believed that Wilfred originated from the Bolton area and had a daughter called Jacqueline, whom he had not seen for around 30 to 40 years.

Anyone with any information as to the whereabouts of Wilfred’s family should contact the Coroners Liaison Office at Bootle Street police station on 0161 856 3897.