Lee Halpin asks to borrow sleeping bag in final tweets

These are believed to be Lee Halpin's last tweets before he was found dead on Wednesday.

He tweeted under the name of Nozel Magazine - the arts publication he co-founded.


I'd really appreciate it if someone would loan me a sleeping bag. Can anyone do that for me?


If anyone has got an old phone I can have for a week, I'd be very grateful.


Arrests after film maker dies

Two men have been arrested in connection with the death of a documentary maker who was sleeping rough in Newcastle as part of an investigation into homelessness. Two men, aged 26 and 30, have been held on suspicion of supplying a controlled drug.