Tyne & Wear

Leazes Court death: Body identified as Mark Thompson

Police cars at Leazes Court, Newcastle
Police conducted door-to-door inquiries after being called to Leazes Court in Newcastle

A man who whose body was discovered at a property on Tyneside, has been named by police.

The body of 47-year-old Mark Thompson was found in Leazes Court, Newcastle, on 25 May.

Police said post-mortem examination into the cause of Mr Thompson's death had been inconclusive.

A Northumbria Police spokesman said a 50-year-old man arrested and bailed on suspicion of murder, would face no further action.

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