Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Man may have lain dead in Slateford home since Christmas

A man found dead in his Edinburgh home may have lain undiscovered since Christmas.

Officers were called to the property in the Slateford area on Tuesday after concern for the man, understood to be 42-year-old Kenny Tytler.

It is understood his body may have been in the house since December.

A police spokesman said: "Police in Edinburgh were called to an address in Hutchison Avenue on Tuesday following a report of concern for a man."

He added: "Sadly, a 42-year-old man was found dead within the property.

"Inquiries are ongoing but the death is not believed to be suspicious."

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