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Two arrested after death in Newcastle

Dated: 04 Mar 2013

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At 12:10pm on Saturday, March 2, police received a report that a man had been found dead inside an address in Dulverton Court, Jesmond.

Officers and paramedics attended and a 43-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Enquiries are ongoing to establish the exact circumstances around the death and two men, aged 45 and 39, have been arrested in connection with the incident. They have been bailed pending further enquiries.

Newcastle Supt Paul Orchard said: "Although this may cause concern for the local community I want to reassure residents that there is no risk to members of the public. The incident has happened inside a property and those involved are believed to have been known to each other."

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