Body of 30-year-old found in Sunderland house

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A MAN has been found dead in a housee.

The unnamed 30-year-old man was discovered at a house in Westgate Avenue, Silksworth, Sunderland, on Saturday.

Police are not looking for anyone in connection with his death, which was reported shortly before 5pm.

A spokeswoman for Northumbria Police said: “At 4.48pm on Saturday, police received a report of a sudden death of a man aged 30 at a house in Westgate Avenue.

“There is not believed to be any third-party involvement, and a file is being prepared for the coroner.”

Sunderland Coroner’s Office confirmed that an inquest into the man’s death would be opened this week.