Search to find family of pensioner found dead in his home - Sunderland coroner's appeal

An appeal has been launched to trace the relatives of a man who died suddenly at home.

Friday, 7th December 2018, 06:23 am
Updated Friday, 7th December 2018, 06:50 am
The coroner's office in Sunderland is searching for members of Alan Cooper's family.

Alan Cooper, of Outram Street in Houghton, was found on Tuesday.

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The 78-year-old's date of birth was June 17, 1940, and it is believed Mr Cooper was a widower.

Anyone with information which can help coroner's officer Reginald Hooper can contact him on (0191) 561 7840 or email him via reginald.hooper@sunderland.gov.uk.