The death of a man found seriously injured in a house is being treated as suspicious by police.
Officers were called to the scene in Spruce Way, Holytown, around 10.25am on Thursday.
An ambulance also attended, however the man was pronounced dead at the scene in the North Lanarkshire village just outside Motherwell.
A post mortem examination will be carried out to establish the exact cause of death, however police are treating the death as suspicious in the meantime.
Police said inquiries are at an early stage.