A POLICE investigation has been launched following the discovery of a body in the town centre this morning.

Emergency services were called to Peel Street at 7.18am after the body of a man was discovered.

A police spokesman said: “At this early stage, officers are treating the death as unexplained. There is a police presence in the area while initial enquiries are carried out.

Anyone with information which could assist officers with their enquiries is asked to call 101 quoting incident number 146 of July 25.”