Death of father not reported

A Huddersfield man who didn't report his father's death and then claimed his benefits for five months is due to be sentenced today.

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Sentencing due today

A Huddersfield man who didn't report his father's death and then claimed his benefits for five months is due to be sentenced today. 29 year old Christopher Blackburn has admitted preventing a burial and pocketing his father Guy's benefits.

54 year old Mr Blackburn was found dead at his home in Preston.He died from heart disease. His son is due for sentence at Preston Crown court today.

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