Police are investigating the circumstances around the death of a man at a house in Bircotes.
Officers were called to Galway Road at about 12.50am this morning (Friday 27th December).
A man was found dead at the property.
A woman and two children were also at the property. The children have been safely removed and are uninjured.
The woman has been taken to hospital with potentially life threatening injuries.
A cordon remains in place at the scene to allow a full investigation to take place.