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Police response teams called to Sunderland house

Police called to Sunderland house over concerns for an occupant.
Police called to Sunderland house over concerns for an occupant.

A police response team was called to a house in Sunderland over fears for a man's safety.

A team from Northumbria Police were called to The Elms in Ashbrooke at around 3.15pm this afternoon.

A spokeswoman for the force, said: "There were concerns for a male occupant.

"The situation was resolved quickly and there was no threat to the public."