At around 11.10pm on Thursday 12th September, emergency services were called to a report that a 60 year old man had been found deceased within a property in the Hill Street area of Abercarn.
A cordon is in place around the property while officers investigate the circumstances surrounding his death. The cause of death has yet to be established and this will be determined following a post mortem.
His family have been informed.
We are currently treating the death as unexplained. If you have any information about this incident, please call 101 quoting ref: 1900337668 or you can send a direct message to our Gwent Police Facebook or Twitter social media pages.