Body of man in his 40s found at house in Horden

The body of a man in his 40s has been found inside a house in Horden, police have announced.

Monday, 27th June 2016, 3:42 pm
Updated Monday, 27th June 2016, 4:43 pm
Bruce Kirkup Road, in Horden. Copyright Google Maps.

Officers made the discovery at the address in Bruce Kirkup Road, in Horden, on Monday lunchtime.

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Durham Police detectives say there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding the incident at this stage of their inquiries.

A spokeswoman for the force said: “We responded to reports that a body had been found at a property in Bruce Kirkup Road in Horden just after noon on Monday.

“The death is not believed to be suspicious at this stage.”