The mother of a vulnerable young man who was murdered in his own home has told an inquest it has been a living nightmare trying to get answers about his death.

24 year old Christopher Laskaris was stabbed to death in his flat in Leeds in 2016. His killer Philip Craig -a convicted drug dealer - was later jailed for life.

Philip Craig -a convicted drug dealer - was jailed for life over his death Credit: ITV Yorkshire

At a hearing in Wakefield Christopher's mother said she had battled unsuccessfully for years to get her son support for mental health problems. The inquest continues.