Hinckley murder: four bailed

Police have bailed four men pending further inquiries in connection with the murder of a woman in Hinckley.

Hinckley Murder: Four bailed

30 year old mother of two Hayley Pointon Credit: Family Photo

Four men arrested in connection with a murder in Hinckley have been released on police bail.

Hayley Pointon, 30, a mother of two from Coventry, was shot dead on Sunday February 3.

Four men, aged 24, 25, 29 and 30, were arrested from the Coventry area yesterday. They were questioned by detectives before being released on bail.

It brings the total number of men currently on bail in connection with this investigation to six.

Hinckley murder: four arrested

Hayley Pointon
Hayley Pointon Credit: Family Photo

Four men have been arrested in connection with the murder of a woman in Hinckley.

The men, aged 24, 25, 29 and 30 were arrested in the West Midlands this morning. They are currently in police custody.

A post-mortem examination found that Hayley Pointon, 30, died from a single gun shot wound after an incident at an address in the town.

It happened at around 10.45pm on Sunday 3rd February.

Two men who were arrested previously have since been released on police bail pending further inquiries.

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