THE body of a man has been found at a house in Tipton

Officers were called to Beehive Walk at around 11:50pm on Wednesday, where the body of a 62-year-old man was found.

His death is currently being treated as suspicious.

A police spokesman said: "Officers are keeping an open mind around the circumstances of his death and anyone with information is asked to contact us via Live Chat at between 8am midnight, call 101 anytime or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."

The semi-detached house was cordoned off as forensic investigators examined the scene.

The cause of death has not yet been confirmed.