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John 'The Badge' Roberts murder case

John 'The Badge' Roberts, 32, was found dead inside his home in Park Terrace, Winlaton on December 16 2012.

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John Roberts murder investigation: Further arrests

John Roberts was a well known Newcastle United fan Credit: Northumbria Police

Three people have been arrested in connection with the death of John Roberts from Winlaton in Gateshead.

The 32-year-old was found dead at his home in Park Terrace on December 16th 2012.

Three men aged 27, 21 and 17, and a 16-year-old girl who were previously arrested on suspicion of murder remain on bail.

A 15-year-old girl who was arrested on suspicion of perverting the course of justice also remains on bail.

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