Sunderland Coroner's office is hoping to trace the next of kin of a man who has died.
The death of Michael Lowery, 40, was confirmed on Tuesday.
Mr Lowery lived in Clementine Close, in the Hendon area.
Officers at the coroner's department are now hoping to trace his next of kin.
Those with information should contact Reginald Hooper on 0191 561 7840.