A teenage boy who died in Preston at the weekend has been named locally as Harry Flood.

Lancashire Constabulary issued a warning regarding drugs following the death on Sunday morning, although the cause is currently unexplained.A fundraising page has been set up to help support Harry's family.

A brief tribute reads:

You'll be missed by so many people and be remembered and loved dearly.

Family tribute

Police were called at around 4am yesterday morning (June 23) by North West Ambulance Service after a 17-year-old boy had taken ill at an address on Garstang Road in the city.

DI Martin Pearson from Preston Police said:

This is an extremely sad set of circumstances and my thoughts are with the boy’s family and friends at this incredibly sad time.

DI Martin Pearson