Police arrest eight following murder of 24-year-old

Detectives have launched a murder investigation following a disturbance at an address in Heaton on Saturday 6th September.

Response officers attended the incident at 4.50am where a man was found with serious injuries in Plessey Terrace, Heaton.

The 24-year-old man was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Eight people have been arrested on suspicion of murder and are currently helping police with enquiries.

The death is being treated as unexplained at this time.

Officers will continue to patrol in the area to provide reassurance to the community.