Police investigate Melton death

Homicide Squad detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a man in Melton earlier this evening.

The man, believed to be in his 40s, was located deceased on Church Street about 5.50pm.

Investigators are processing a possible crime scene on High Street and are speaking to a 22-year-old local man who is assisting them with enquiries.

The victim is yet to be formally identified and investigators will await the result of a post-mortem to determine if the death is suspicious.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or log onto www.crimestoppersvic.com.au.

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