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Two bodies found in house in Sunderland

Two bodies have been discovered by police at a house on Wearside.

They were called to an address on Hylton Road in Sunderland after being contacted by a concerned relative.

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Two bodies found at house in Sunderland

Two bodies have been discovered by police at a house on Wearside.

Police were called to an address on Hylton Road in Sunderland at 4.20pm after a relative reported she was concerned for the welfare of the couple.

Police and paramedics attended the scene and found a man and a woman dead in the bedroom.

"The deaths are being treated as suspicious and we have additional officers in the area to reassure the local community and help with the investigation."

– Chief Superintendent Kay Blyth - Northumbria Police

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