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Two arrested in connection with murder of South Yorkshire pensioner Tommy Ward

Tommy Ward died months after being attacked in his own home. Credit: South Yorkshire Police

Two people have been arrested in connection with the murder of an 80-year-old pensioner who died more than two years ago.

Tommy Ward was attacked in his own home in Salisbury Road, Maltby, on the morning of October 1 2015. He had his life savings stolen.

He died as a result of his injuries five months later in February 2016.

A man and a woman, both aged 29, have been arrested on suspicion of robbery and murder. They remain in police custody.