TWO men have admitted murdering a man who was found dead at a Mansfield housing association property in October last year.
Carl Green (24) and 29-year-old Christopher Buckland both pleaded guilty to the murder of John-Paul Johnson during a brief hearing at Nottingham Crown Court on Monday.
Mr Johnson (42), who was originally from Stanton Hill, was found dead at the three-storey terraced house on Chesterfield Road South - where Buckland and Green also lived - on 25th October 2011.
A post-mortem examination revealed that he had died of chest injuries following an assault.
The property where Mr Johnson was a tenant was run by Mansfield-based Midway Housing.
Green and Buckland were each remanded back into custody.
A third man, Daniel Bastable (19), who also lived at the house, has denied a charge of murder. His trial is due to start at Nottingham Crown Court on Friday.