Defence begins in double murder trial

The defence is due to begin in the trial of a man accused of murdering a woman from Whitby and a Middlesbrough pensioner.

James Allen is accused of murdering 50-year-old Julie Davison and 81-year-old Colin Dunford last April.

Allen denies the charge and the trial continues.

Advertisement

Double murder suspect on trial

James Allen is accused of murdering Colin Dunford, 81, in Middlesbrough, and Julie Davison, 50, in Whitby, last April. He denies the charges.