Body found inside home at Smithfield

Police are investigating after a body was discovered inside a home in Smithfield last night.

Shortly after 10pm (Sunday, December 3), emergency services were called to a home on Reserve Street after the body of a man was discovered inside the premises by a friend.

Officers from Fairfield Local Area Command responded and declared a crime scene.

An amount of drug paraphernalia, including a hydroponic set-up, was found inside.

Detectives from Fairfield have commenced an investigation and are appealing for anyone with information that may assist to contact them at Fairfield Police Station or Crime Stoppers.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.