Body of a man found at his home

Bolton Square, in Scholes. Taken from Google Maps
Bolton Square, in Scholes. Taken from Google Maps

POLICE have been called to a house in Wigan after a body was discovered.

Officers attended the property in Bolton Square, off Platt Lane, Scholes shortly after midnight on Tuesday and found a 57-year-old man.

Paramedics were also called and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

A spokesman from Greater Manchester Police confirmed there were no suspicious circumstances.

It is believed he may have suffered an epileptic fit.