Police, Fire & Court

Man’s body found inside block of flats in Altrincham

By David Prior at

The body of a man has been discovered at an address in Altrincham.

Police were called by the ambulance service at 8.25 this morning to reports that a body had been found at a block of flats on Urban Avenue.

It’s understood the body was found inside the property but not in a particular flat.

Police officers guarding the property where the body was found this morning

The area has been cordoned off by police and numerous vehicles are at the scene.

A refuse collection lorry that was collecting at the time the body was found has been contained within the cordon.

Enquiries into the circumstances surrounding the man’s death are ongoing.

We’ll have more details for you as soon as we can.

The whole of Urban Avenue has been cordoned off while police investigate