An investigation is underway following the death of a man at Cessnock.
Just after 5pm today (Sunday 5 July 2020), police were called to a rubbish tip on Old Maitland Road, where they found a man injured.
The 54-year-old man was pronounced deceased at the scene.
As investigations continue, police are encouraging anyone in the area at the time or who may have information to contact crime stoppers.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence.