Tyne & Wear

Sunderland death: Arrest after man's body found in house

A man has been arrested after another man was found dead at a house in Sunderland.

An ambulance crew discovered the body of the as yet unidentified man at the property in the city's Southwick Road just after 11:00 GMT on Sunday.

No details of how the man died have so far been released, but a post-mortem examination is being carried out.

A spokesman for Northumbria Police said a 34-year-old local man had been arrested in connection with the death.

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