Police investigating the murder of John Roberts have arrested a man in connection with his death.
John 'The Badge' Roberts, 32, was found dead inside his home in Park Terrace, Winlaton on December 16 2012.
Enquiries into his death have been ongoing and today, January 9, a 43-year-old Newcastle man was arrested on suspicion of murder.
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