Tyne & Wear

Tyneside man found in street died of internal bleeding

A man found lying in a Tyneside street died from internal bleeding, police have said.

Four people arrested in connection with the death have now been released on bail, Northumbria Police said.

The man, who is in 40s, was found in Rudyard Street, North Shields, at about 0200 BST on Tuesday.

He was taken to hospital where he was treated for head injuries, but later died. He has not yet been named. Officers are appealing for information.

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