39-year-old man who died in Longton street named

Police have named a man who died on a Stoke-on-Trent street at the weekend.

39-year-old John Hughes collapsed in Pevensey Grove in Longton at around 6:45pm on Saturday (25 November).

Despite the best efforts of paramedics, he passed away a short time after.

His family is being supported by specially trained officers and they have asked that their privacy is respected at this  difficult time.

The death is not considered suspicious and a report is being prepared for HM Coroner.


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