Surrey Murder Investigation At Private Party

25 July 2016, 09:10 | Updated: 25 July 2016, 09:15

Surrey Police has started a murder investigation after the body of a man in his thirties was discovered at a house in village of Headley.

Officers and other emergency services were called to an address in Church Lane shortly after 2.30am on Monday, 25 July following reports of a disturbance at private party.

Police and ambulance crews quickly attended the location and found the body of the man, who was subsequently declared dead at the scene.

The man has not yet been formally identified and a post-mortem examination to establish the cause of death will take place in due course.

Several other people at the location are believed to have suffered serious injuries.

At this early stage no arrests have been made but officers are actively following up a number of lines of inquiry.

There continues to be a significant police presence in the area but officers would like to reassure the public that there is no ongoing risk to Headley residents.

A police cordon is in place and the road is expected to remain closed for several hours while the investigation continues.

Police are appealing to trace anyone who was at last night’s event and may have seen the incident or with any information to come forward as a matter of urgency.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or with any information should call Surrey Police on 101, quoting reference P16166903, or call independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.