A MAN was found dead behind a city centre takeaway.
The body of Raymond Nichols, 44, was discovered in Borough Road, on Friday.
Polcie said there were no suspicious circumstances.
Mr Nichols, of Tatham House, was raised in Easington and is believed to have family there and in Houghton.
Anyone with information about him is asked to call Vicky Ross at Sunderland Coroner’s Office on 561 7839.