A woman in her 70s has been pronounced dead at the scene following reports a body had been found in south Manchester.
A section of Maywood Avenue in East Didsbury has been cordoned off.
Several police vehicles are stationed at the scene.
Pictures show a forensic tent that is in place in the front garden of a house.
Crime scene investigators have been spotted on the road.
In a statement, police said: “Police were called around 8.30am today (29 November) to Maywood Avenue, Manchester to a report of a body being found.
“Emergency services attended and a woman, believed to be in her 70s, was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.
“There are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances and a file is being prepared for the coroner.”
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