Body of man found in house after calls to police

A man's body was found inside a house after police were called to the address.

Saturday, 2nd June 2018, 3:35 pm
Updated Saturday, 2nd June 2018, 3:42 pm
Sixth Street in Horden. Image copyright Google Maps.

Durham Constabulary says officers attended a house in Sixth Street, Horden, following reports a body had been discovered.

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When the property was checked, they found the body of a 52-year-old man.

A spokesman said: "His death is not being treated as suspicious, and a file is being prepared for the coroner."

The call out was made at around 9.30pm on Tuesday.