Detectives investigating a murder in Huddersfield have made a third arrest. Earlier this morning two men aged 23 and 34 were taken into custody on suspicion of murder following a disturbance at Elmfield Avenue.
Detectives have launched a murder investigation in Huddersfield following a disturbance early this morning.
Police say they were called at about 2am to Elmfield Avenue. A 22-year old man had been injured and was taken to Huddersfield Royal Infirmary where he died as a result of his injuries.
A murder enquiry was launched and two men aged 23 and 34 have now been arrested on suspicion of murder. A third male is being sought in connection with the incident.
"Active enquiries are ongoing and I would appeal for anyone who witnessed the disturbance or anyone who has any information relating to the incident to contact the police.
"Anyone who has information should contact Huddersfield Police on 101 referencing log 225 of the 23rd or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111."
A 22-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of Lewis Siddall has been released on bail.
A murder investigation was launched after Mr Siddall, from Skellow, Doncaster, died at his home in the early hours of Friday after reportedly being assaulted at the VDKA bar the night before.
"The inquiry is in its very early stages and there are many more witnesses and lines of enquiry to pursue to ensure we establish the full facts about what happened to Mr Siddall.
"We believe there are a number of people who were at the bar that night who have not yet spoken to us who could potentially help with our inquiry.
"Were you at the bar, in Silver Street, Doncaster, between 11pm and 11.30pm on Thursday 13 August?
"If you've not spoken to police yet, please call 101 quoting incident 22 of 14 August. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."
Mr Siddall was reportedly assaulted inside the bar shortly after 11pm.
He left the bar, returned home and went to bed following the incident. He was later found dead in bed at around 5.20am Friday morning. A post-mortem examination has concluded Mr Siddall died as a result of a head injury.
A 22-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a man in Doncaster.
The Doncaster man was arrested overnight and remains in police custody.
He will be interviewed by detectives today.
A murder investigation was launched after a man died at his home in the early hours of Friday.
The victim has been formally identified as 24-year-old Lewis Siddall, from Skellow, Doncaster. His family have released a picture of Lewis this morning.
He was reportedly assaulted in the VDKA bar in Silver Street, Doncaster, shortly after 11pm on Thursday night, August 13.
He left the bar, returned home and went to bed following the incident.
He was later found dead in bed at around 5.20am on Friday morning. The cause of death has not yet been confirmed.
Police in York are questioning a 19-year-old over a murder in York on Monday evening.
The teen had been in hospital for treatment following the incident on Hamilton Drive, Acomb, where 20-year-old Liam Miller died.
Police have also confirmed that they are treating the attack on the second victim – the man who went to Liam’s assistance and was also stabbed - as attempted murder.
A man who was killed in a stabbing incident in York on Monday evening has been named as 20-year-old Liam Paul Miller from the village of Terrington near Malton.
His family have issued a statement saying they are absolutely devastated by his death.
Liam was studying graphic design and illustration at Liverpool University. Detectives are continuing their investigations into the events that led to his death.
They have confirmed that they are treating the attack on a second victim – the man who went to Liam’s assistance and was also stabbed - as attempted murder.
A 19-year-old man who was arrested at the scene, remains in hospital where he continues to receive medical treatment. On discharge from hospital he will be taken into police custody for questioning.
We are absolutely devastated by Liam’s untimely death. We cannot put into words the shock and disbelief we feel about what has happened. Liam was just 20 years old and had his whole life ahead of him. He had returned home for the summer from Liverpool University where he was studying graphic design and illustration. We will miss him more than words can say.
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Residents on Hamilton Drive West in York say a man was violently attacked last night. They were told to stay indoors through the night. Police officers are at the scene this morning and three police vans remain on the road. The property is sealed off with a forensic tent visible.
North Yorkshire Police say Hamilton Drive West in York is closed between Green Lane roundabout and New Lane.
"This is due to an ongoing serious incident. Please avoid the area."
The force is expected to release more information shortly.
A trial has begun into the death of a man whose body was found on a playing field in Sheffield.
Simon Holdsworth died shortly before Christmas in 2013. He was found near where he lived in Hackenthorpe.
46 year old Shaun Wainwright was charged with his murder in June last year. Martin Fisher reports.