Third man arrested over Maltby murder

South Yorkshire Police have arrested a third man in connection with the murder of Robert Hurdley, 45, which happened in the the Don Jon in Maltby last Sunday.

The latest arrest is a 47 year old man from Maltby. He was arrested on suspicion of assault and public order offences yesterday. He was released on police bail.

Daniel Gerrard, 30, was charged with murder and is due to appear at Sheffield Crown Court next week.

A 35-year-old man, also from Maltby, who was arrested at the weekend for a public order offence has now been released with no further action.

South Yorkshire Police Officers are appealing for anyone who was in the Don Jon pub or nearby pubs on Sunday evening to contact them.

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Maltby murder

A 45-year-old man has died after an incident at a hotel in Maltby in South Yorkshire.