UPDATE (January 10): Police have confirmed that the death is no longer being treated as suspicious.

AN investigation has been launched after a body was found at a house in Tankersley at the weekend.

Police were called to the property in Fenn Road at around 1.05pm on Sunday (January 7) where they found the body of a 40-year-old man.

An investigation has now been launched to determine the circumstances surrounding his death and enquiries are continuing in the area.

However, a post-mortem exam conducted yesterday (Monday January 8), has proved inconclusive and further tests will now be carried out.

A 22-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder has since been released under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting incident number 435 of January 7 2018.