Police are investigating after the bodies of a man and woman were found at a house in Wythenshawe.
Police discovered the body of a 55-year-old man and an 86-year-old woman at the house on Saltdene Road in Woodhouse Park.
– Detective Chief Inspector Colin Larkin
At this time we are making initial enquiries into the death of this man and woman and a post mortem is yet to take place.
The community will be understandably concerned therefore we do have extra patrols in the area to offer some reassurance.
A full investigation into the circumstances surrounding their deaths is now underway.
A post mortem is due to take place and a police cordon is currently in place on Saltdene Road while officers investigate.
Anyone with information should call police on 0161 856 9283 or the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.