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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  1. Chris Kiddey

VIDEO REPORT: Dead Dad Benefit Cheat

A man from Huddersfield who lived with the body of his dead father for FIVE months and continued to claim his Dad's benefits, has been jailed today.

Christopher Blackburn was sentenced to 3 years in jail at Preston Crown Court. Chris Kiddey reports for ITV's Calendar News.

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