Court hears that son boasted about inheritance money

A court has been told that a man from County Durham, who is accused of murdering his parents, had boasted about what he was going to do with his inheritance in the weeks before they died.

Robert and Patricia Seddon were found dead at their home in Sale, Greater Manchester, last summer.

Their son Stephen denies killing them to get his hands on an inheritance of more than 200,000 pounds.

Manchester Crown Court heard that he had told teachers at his son's school in Seaham that he was planning to spend the money on him.

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Man guilty of killing parents

A County Durham man has been found guilty of murdering his parents in Manchester last year.