A MAN was found dead in his own home on New Year's Day in Little Hulton.

Police were called to a home in Clegg's Lane at 7.45pm yesterday after reports that the body had been found inside.

Officers then discovered the body of a man in his sixties.

Police said they are treating the death as "unexplained" and have not ruled out suspicious circumstances.

A police spokesman said: "A post-mortem is under way and police are now working to establish the cause of his death."