An inquest into the death of a man who was found collapsed at his home in the early hours of Sunday was opened and adjourned to a date to be fixed, yesterday.

Owen Dudley Harriott, 27, of Viner Street, Ripon, North Yorkshire, was taken to Harrogate District Hospital, but pronounced dead at 3.55am.

Police said they were not looking for anybody else in connection with Mr Harriott's death.