Police officers called to Sunderland street following 'concern' for man

Half a dozen police vehicles were dispatched to a Sunderland street following concerns for a man.

Northumbria Police cars and vans were on Tunstall Road, outside the St Anthony's Convent of Mercy, Oaklea, at around 5.30pm on Thursday.

Police vehicles in Tunstall Road, Sunderland.

Police vehicles in Tunstall Road, Sunderland.

A spokesman for the force said: "Officers attended an address on Tunstall Road, Sunderland following a report of a concern for male.

"The male has been located and is currently being cared for by medical staff."