VIDEO: Police find man dead and woman seriously injured at Bircotes home

Police are investigating the circumstances around the death of a man at a house in Bircotes.

Officers were called to Galway Road at about 12.50am this morning (Friday 27th December).

Police are investigating a man's death on Galway Road in Bircotes

Police are investigating a man's death on Galway Road in Bircotes

A man was found dead at the property.

A woman and two children were also at the property. The children have been safely removed and are uninjured.

The woman has been taken to hospital with potentially life threatening injuries.

A cordon remains in place at the scene to allow a full investigation to take place.