Detectives investigating the murder of a Gateshead man have released CCTV footage and images captured days before his death. The pictures show John Roberts at Coral Bookmakers in Blaydon.
The 32 year old was found dead inside his home in Park Terrace on Sunday December 16th 2012. He died of a serious head injury.
A murder investigation is underway and eight people have been arrested in connection with his death.
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