Two men have been jailed for life for the murder of a dad who was found dead in a flat after a double knife attack.
Luc Barker, 29, and Brian Goldsmith, 47, used a "large knife each" to murder 31-year-old Gavin Moon in an attack in January.
Both men denied murder but were convicted by a jury last week after a trial at Newcastle Crown Court.
The fatal attack happened at Barker’s home in Washington, where Mr Moon had been staying.
Barker, of Trafalgar Road, Washington, must serve a minimum of 16 years before he can apply for parole.
Goldsmith, of Wayman Street, Sunderland, must serve a minimum of 18 years.
In a statement released after the pair's conviction, Mr Moon’s family said:
Detective Chief Inspector John Bent, of Northumbria Police, spoke to ITV Tyne Tees about the duo: