A murder investigation has been launched after a man was found dead at a property in Selby.
North Yorkshire Police and the ambulance service were called to a disturbance at an address on Millgate shortly before 1.15am this morning.
A police spokesman said: “We can confirm that a man was pronounced dead at the property and this is currently being treated as a murder investigation.
“A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and investigations are ongoing to establish the full circumstances surrounding this incident. The man remains in police custody.”
A scene guard is currently in place and is expected to remain for some time.
Officers are appealing for anyone with information to submit it online at https://www.mipp.police.uk/ by clicking on the North Yorkshire Police logo.
Alternatively, contact 101 and quote reference number 12220049571.