BRATTLEBORO — Police say a 56-year-old man was found dead Tuesday morning.

Brattleboro Police Department and emergency services responded to South Main Street for a medical emergency at approximately 9 a.m. They arrived to find the man dead, according to a press release.

"Preliminary investigation revealed the death is not considered to be suspicious in nature," police said. "The name of the deceased is not being released at this time pending notification of next of kin."

Investigating the scene were detectives from Brattleboro's Criminal Investigation Division.

Contact Chris Mays at or 802-254-2311, ext. 273.