UPDATE: Man in his 80s found dead in Bricket Wood after heart attack

Police were called the property after receiving a call concerning the welfare of the elderly man.

Police were called the property after receiving a call concerning the welfare of the elderly man. - Credit: Archant

An elderly man was found dead in his Bricket Wood home on Saturday morning by police after suffering a cardiac arrest.

Emergency services, including a rapid response vehicle, were called to the Mount Pleasant Lane property just before 11am and found the man, in his 80s, dead on arrival.

A police spokesman said the death has been passed on to the coroner but was not being treated as suspicious.