Five men have been arrested over the weekend on suspicion of the murder of 68 year old Clement Desmier. He was found at his home in Rowlestone Rise, Ravenscliffe, on Thursday August 23. Mr Desmier, a former musician who was known as Butch, had been stabbed more than 40 times.
A 63 year old man was arrested on Saturday and two 19 year old men, a 22 year old man and a 52 year old man were arrested on Sunday. All currently remain in custody and are being questioned by detectives.
More top news
Frosty overnight with wintry showers from the west. Ice risk. Staying cold and showery to end the week. Which day is best at the weekend?
Is there more extreme weather on the way?
Drivers were being warned to avoid areas around Skipton because of flooding.