Humberside

Hull man jailed for life for stabbing murder

Duncan Heaton Image copyright Humberside Police
Image caption Heaton admitted the crime

A man has been jailed for life for murdering a 51-year-old man from Hull in what police described as a "vicious attack".

Duncan Heaton, 41, of St Ives Close, Bransholme, stabbed Keith Opray to death on 25 January.

Heaton, who admitted the killing and one charge of theft, was jailed for a minimum of 21 years and six months at Hull Crown Court.

Mr Opray's family said: "We hope Keith can now rest in peace."

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