A MAN has been found dead at a home in Stockton.

Emergency service were called to Ketton Close just after 10.15am today and there is still a heavy police presence in the area.

A police spokesperson said: "On arrival, a man was discovered inside the house.  He had suffered serious injuries and he was sadly confirmed deceased.

"A 31-year-old man was arrested at the scene in connection with the incident and he remains in police custody awaiting questioning."

A cordon is in place and officers remain in the area conducting inquiries. 

Crime officers are currently working in the terraced house. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact Cleveland Police via the 101 number, quoting Event 26531.