A MAN who died after being found in a field in Sunderland has been named.
A post mortem is due to be carried out on Gary Laws, 26, of South Hylton, who was discovered in a wooded area.
Police were called to woodland near the bus turning circle in Hylton Road, Pennywell, at 3.09pm on Sunday after concern for a man was raised.
A spokesman for Northumbria Police said: “Officers and the ambulance service attended and a man was taken to Sunderland Royal Hospital where he was pronounced dead.”
Inquiries into Mr Laws’ death are ongoing.