Police have identified a man found dead on a street in Newcastle.
Three people arrested in connection with a death in Newcastle have been released on bail while enquiries continue..
At 2.18am on Saturday July 6th police received a report of a disturbance in the the Byker Wall housing complex.
Police attended and found 45-year-old Stephen Francis Mclean, a local man, lying in the street.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The cause of death isn't yet known, and a post mortem examination is due to be conducted on Sunday.
A 19-year-old man, a 26-year-old man and an 18-year-old woman who were arrested in connection with the death have now been released on police bail pending further enquiries.
Three people were arrested after a man died in Newcastle. Police were called to reports of a disturbance at the Byker Wall. A man in his 40s was lying in the street and was pronounced dead at the scene.
A 19-year-old man, a 26-year-old man and an 18-year-old woman **are in police custody.