The death of an injured woman in Washington is still being treated as unexplained.
Police are continuing to investigate after 41-year-old Nicola Ross was found unconscious in a home in Hylton Court in Oxclose.
Police received a call expressing concern for Nicola at around 12.15pm on Monday.
Emergency service staff arrived at the scene shortly afterwards but she was sadly pronounced dead.
Nicola was named by police on Wednesday, as it was revealed that two men have been arrested and released under investigation.
Northumbria Police say Nicola was found with injuries, however at this stage it is not known her injuries were the cause of her death.
A spokesperson said: “Inquiries are ongoing to establish the circumstances surrounding Nicola’s death.”