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Man arrested after body found in Belfast house

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Police at scene on Oakley Street. Photo by Pacemaker

Police at scene on Oakley Street. Photo by Pacemaker

Police at scene on Oakley Street. Photo by Pacemaker

A 34-year-old man has been arrested after the body of a man was discovered at a house in north Belfast on Saturday night.

The man's body was discovered at a house in Oakley Street shortly before 11pm.

A post mortem examination is set to take place to determine the man's exact cause of death, however police are treating it as suspicious at this time.

The 34-year-old man remains in custody.

Detective Chief Inspector Darren McCartney said the investigation was still at a "very early stage" and that no further details were available at this time.

Belfast Telegraph