PART of Belfast city centre has been sealed off on Tuesday night following the discovery of a man’s body.
The find was made at Franklin Street, just off Great Victoria Street in Belfast’s ‘Golden Mile’ district, shortly before 7 pm.
Police have mounted a security cordon around the area while forensic teams carry out a crime scene investigation.
It is not yet known how the man died.
Police hope a post mortem examination will be able to provide a cause of death.
Detectives will also be studying CCTV footage from cameras in the area to try and discover if there was any incidents before the man’s death.
They will also hope to try and retrace his steps before he was found in Franklin Street.