Police release name of murdered man in North Shields

Mantas Leonavicius was found dead on Friday

Police have released the name of a man found dead in a flat in North Shields.

Mantas Leonavicius, aged 22, and originally from Lithuania was found dead on Friday.

Four men have been arrested in connection with the murder.


North Shields murder

An investigation is underway after a man's body was found in a Tyneside flat.