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Seven people arrested over death of man in Newcastle

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Seven people have been arrested after the body of a man was discovered at a house in Newcastle.

Police have not released details of the man, but have confirmed the death is being treated as suspicious.

A Northumbria force spokesman said officers were alerted to possible concerns for the welfare of a man in the city's Colston Street on Tuesday.

When they arrived they found the man's body in the property. All those arrested are being questioned.