Armed police seen in Acton Green after man (46) dies

Image above: Fairlawn Avenue – property pictured not involved with incident

Cause of death of man is unknown

A 46-year-old man was found dead on Fairlawn Avenue in Acton Green on Saturday (6 April). The police say they were called to an address on the road at 1.25pm after someone living in the road raised the alarm.

Residents reported seeing armed police at the incident as well as more than six emergency service vehicles. The man was pronounced dead at the scene by London Ambulance Service paramedics.

Police officers including forensics specialists remained on Fairlawn Avenue the following day.

The police say at this stage the cause of death is unknown and a post mortem will be carried out on Tuesday.

The man’s next of kin have been informed.