Arrest after man found dead as police cordon off house
The incident is said to have happened on Holburn Avenue in Thurso in the Highlands.
An arrest has been made after a man was found dead in a house.
The incident is said to have happened on Holburn Avenue in Thurso in the Highlands at 8am on Tuesday.
A 32-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.
Officers have arrested a 24-year-old man in connection with the alleged incident.
Detective inspector Scott Macdonald said: "At this time, our thoughts are very much with the family and friends of the man who has died in this incident.
"Enquiries into this incident are ongoing and at an early stage. However, it would appear this is a contained incident with no risk to the wider public.
"There will be a police presence at the scene for some time while we undertake our enquiries and I would like to thank the local community for their patience whilst we carry out our work."