By CBSBoston.com Staff

SHIRLEY (CBS) – Police are investigating the death of a man in Shirley. The man was found dead inside a home on Groton Road.

“At this time this is being investigated as a suspicious death,” the Middlesex District Attorney’s office said. “We are in the early stages of this investigation and additional information will be provided as it is available.”

Police were first called to the house around 1 p.m. on Monday. Throughout the evening, more crime scene investigators pulled into the driveway. State troopers could be seen unloading their gear to collect evidence inside the house.

The district attorney’s office did not officially name the victim, and did not release whether the person appeared hurt in any way.

Shirley Police Chief Samuel Santiago said there is no threat to public safety.

CBSBoston.com Staff