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Man dead in suspicious circumstances

By Riverine Herald

UPDATE 12.29pm

The Melbourne homicide has just arrived in Cohuna and will assess the scene.

UPDATE 11.23am

HOMICIDE detectives from Melbourne are believed to be on their way to Cohuna following the death of a man in his 20s in the Murray River town.

Police have sealed off Eastons Rd and established a crime scene at number 32 near the intersection with Cohuna Island Rd.

Crime Scene from Swan Hill is currently processing the scene.

It is understood the man was shot but police have not yet confirmed that.

More to come.

UPDATE 9.57am

The man is yet to be formally identified. 

The exact circumstances around the death are unclear but at this time it is being treated as suspicious. 

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

September 13, 9.48am

A man was located with life-threatening injuries in Cohuna.

The incident happened about 6am but the man was unable to be revived and died at the scene.

Police are still on the scene.

More to come.