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Deaths of two young Island men in Bolton


Investigations are underway in Bolton in Greater Manchester, into the deaths of two men from the Isle of Man.

Their bodies were discovered in a room above a pub in the town yesterday.

In a statement, Greater Manchester Police have confirmed officers were called to The Grapes public house in the Stoneclough area at 2.15pm on Monday (1 Dec) after the bodies had been found.

The men are confirmed as aged 19 and 20, but have not yet been formally identified.

There are no suspicious circumstances surrounding the deaths and the case has been handed to the coroner.

A post mortem is due to be carried out later today.


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