A body has been found after a fire in the Chorlton area of Greater Manchester.
Police received Reports of a fire at a property on Barlow Terrace today December 2 at around 6.45am,and on arrival officers discovered a body of a person.
Officers are at the scene with Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service to establish the circumstances and identity of the person.
Detective Inspector Mark Astbury from GMP’s City of Manchester team said: “This is a terrible set of circumstances where someone has tragically lost their life.
“We are now trying to identify the person found and work out how the fire started.
“I would appeal to anyone with any information about this incident to please call us.”
Anyone with information should call police on 101, quoting incident number 302 of 2/12/16/