Three people have been jailed after leaving a man on the brink of death after torturing him in his own home in Darlington.
Andrew Morris had every bone in his face shattered during the beating.
Paul Lodey, 42, was jailed for five years four months, Victoria Blakely, 32, for four years eight months and Sean O'Brien, 23, indefinitely.
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Emma Jesson brings you Sunday night's forecast
Wet and windy spells, interspersed with drier interludes this week. Breezy with wintry showers, variable temperatures and a weather warning
Mostly cloudy, some bright spells, rain on and off and blustery. Milder temperatures than on Saturday