Sunderland coastguard and police called to Marsden due to concern for man

Emergency services have responded to reports of concern for a man at Marsden.

Wednesday, 31st July 2019, 18:25 pm
Emergency services were called to Marsden.

Northumbria Police officers and Sunderland Coastguard Rescue Team were called to the scene shortly after 11.30am on Wednesday, July 31.

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Police had received a report of concern for a man.

A Northumbria Police spokesperson said: “At 11.39am today (Wednesday), police received a report of concern for a man at Marsden Grotto, South Shields.

“Officers attended and the man was brought to safety. He has been referred to relevant support services.”