Blackpool man released after murder case dropped

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A post-mortem examination revealed he died of natural causes, say police

The death of a man in Blackpool is no longer being treated as a murder, police have said.

A body of a man aged in his 20s was found at a house in Talbot Road near Abingdon Street at about 17:15 BST on Tuesday, Lancashire Police said.

A post-mortem examination has revealed he died of natural causes.

A 26-year-old man from Blackpool held on suspicion of murder has been released without charge, police said.

The family of the dead man has been informed and a file has been passed to the coroner, the force added.

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