AN inquest into the death of a 36-year-old man who was found hanged at his home in Wollescote has been opened and adjourned.

Nicholas Probert, an installation manager who was born in Swansea, was found by his partner on the morning of April 30.

Senior Black Country coroner Zafar Siddique confirmed Mr Probert’s cause of death as cerebral anoxia due to hanging.

The hearing was adjourned to a full inquest to take place on June 21.