AN inquest has been opened into the death of a man whose body was found near Herrington Country Park.
Karl Sanderson was discovered in Lanton Street, which overlooks the park, on Sunday morning.
Police and paramedics were scrambled to the scene, where the 27, was pronounced dead.
Officers are not looking for anyone else in connection with ihs death, which they say was not suspicious.
An inquest was opened and adjourned at Sunderland Coroner’s Court yesterday.
The hearing will conclude there on September 9.