More tests needed to reveal how elderly couple died

Police say more forensic tests need to be carried out to reveal how an elderly couple died in Newcastle. The man and woman, thought to be in their eighties, were discovered on Biddlestone Road in Heaton on Wednesday night. They have not yet been named.


Elderly couple die in Newcastle

Northumbria Police do not believe anyone else was involved in the deaths of a couple in their 80s in Heaton in Newcastle.