A man who is being tried at Teesside Crown Court for the murder of a van driver has changed his plea to guilty.
Mohammed Khan died last September after being stabbed in the neck in Easingwold, where he had been making a delivery.
James Brabbs is due to be sentenced 20th May 2013.
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This seat was formed prior to the 2010 General Election, taking in Sunderland city centre and the Ryhope area to the south.
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