Man arrested over death of John Roberts

A 27-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the death of John Roberts, from Winlaton in Gateshead, who died of head injuries in December.

On Saturday, police handed out leaflets to Newcastle United fans asking for information about Roberts, nicknamed 'The Badge' because he sold badges during NUFC matches.

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Police re-appeal over Gateshead death

Northumbria Police are appealing for information about the death of John Roberts, from Gateshead