Appeal to trace family of pensioner found dead at home

Sunderland's coroner's office is trying to trace Alan Ward's family.
Sunderland's coroner's office is trying to trace Alan Ward's family.

Sunderland's coroner's office is appealing for help to trace the relatives of a man found dead at home.

Alan Ward, 68, was found inside his house in Dene Street, Hetton, on Thursday, June 22.

Any family members or anyone with information which could help track them down can contact Neville Dixon, coroner's officer, on (0191) 561 7842 or by email via neville.dixon@sunderland.gov.uk.