Chester Road murder investigation launched after body found

Greater Manchester Police have launched a murder investigation following reports of a body being discovered in a house

Police attended Chester Road in Trafford at 7.15pm pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014.

On police arrival attending officers discovered the body of a 60-year-old man.

A post mortem examination is expected to be carried out today to determine the cause of death.

Police have arrested a 51-year-old man on suspicion of murder, he remains in police custody.

The investigation remains at an early stage and enquiries are ongoing.