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Two released on bail after Lincoln unexplained death

A man and a woman have been released on bail after they were arrested and questioned in relation to an unexplained death in Lincoln on Easter Sunday.

A 29-year-old man and a 22-year-old woman (not a man as police reported earlier), are due to return to Lincoln police station when further enquies have been concluded.

Police are still not in a position to name the deceased, a 25-year-old man living at a house on Hermit Street, where his body was found at around 11pm on Sunday, April 20.

“We are still ensuring that all his relatives and friends are aware of the situation,” Lincolnshire Police said in a statement.

A post mortem will be carried out in due course to establish the cause of death.

The house off Portland Street is being treated as a crime scene.

Police are investigating at the house where the body was found on Hermit Street in Lincoln. Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite
Police are investigating at the house where the body was found on Hermit Street in Lincoln. Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite