Teenager found dead at house in South Tyneside

Hautmont Road in Hebburn
Hautmont Road in Hebburn

A teenager has been found dead a house in South Tyneside.

A 19-year-old man was found dead at a property in Hautmont Road in Hebburn, yesterday.

Police were called to the property at 12.35pm after concerns were raised for the man.

It's understood there was no third party involvement in the death.

A spokesman for Northumbria Police said: "At 12.35pm on Monday, December 7, police attended an address in Hautmont Road, Hebburn, after concern was raised about the death of a 19-year-old man.

"There is believed to be no third party involvement and a report is being prepared for the coroner."

A neighbour who did not wish to be named said: "I saw the police arriving yesterday and I've since head that someone had passed away. It's very sad."