Second man arrested over death of 28-year-old

A second person has been arrested in connection with the death of a Wallsend man.

Thursday, 4th August 2016, 3:49 pm
Updated Thursday, 4th August 2016, 4:54 pm
News from Northumbria Police

Police are continuing their investigations into the death after receiving a report from the coroner on Tuesday.

Andrew Keenan, 28, of Bewicke Road, Wallsend, was taken to Cramlington Hospital on Monday after being found at an address in the street, but later died in hospital.

Enquiries are ongoing into how Mr Keenan died and at this time his death is being treated as unexplained.

A 35-year-old man who had initially been arrested in connection with the death remains in custody.

Police have also arrested a second man, aged 30, in connection with the death. He also remains in custody at this time.