A 75-year-old man was found dead in Xlendi at around 11:00am this morning.
A Police spokesperson told Newsbook.com.mt that the corpse was found in Żirżieb Street.
Sources who spoke with Newsbook.com.mt said the body was in a severe state of decomposition.
An inquiry was opened into the case.
Police think the 75-year-old man died due to natural causes. He resided in Munxar.