Guilty verdict in Coates trial: Lunchtime report

A man has been found guilty of murdering his 61-year-old neighbour in the tower block in Middlesbrough where they both lived.

24-year-old Robert Baker beat John Coates to death before stealing electrical items which he tried to sell.

You can watch our lunchtime report from Rachel Bullock and Dan Ashby below.

Advertisement

Coates trial: guilty verdict

Robert Baker from Middlesbrough has been found guilty of murder. The 24-year-old murdered his neighbour, 61-year-old John Coates.