Human remains have been found at a flat in Denny, Falkirk.
The remains were discovered at a flat in Bridge Crescent on Sunday. Central Scotland Police said they were treating the death as suspicious.
A post-mortem examination and other forensic tests will be carried out to confirm the person's identity.
A spokeswoman said: "We can confirm we are investigating a sudden death and we are treating the circumstances surrounding it as suspicious."
Anyone with information is asked to contact the police.