1. Tyne Tees

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.

View all 5 updates ›

Post mortem on dead couple confirms no third party involvement

Post mortem examinations on a couple found dead in a house Sunderland have confirmed that there was no third party involvement.

Police were called to Hylton Castle Road on Wednesday 1 May after a call from a concerned relative.

James and May Stokoe, both 79, found dead in a bedroom.

More top news