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Dynamo is bookies' favourite to be 'Bradford Batman'

After Batman appeared to hand in a suspect at a Bradford police station speculation about the identity of the Caped Crusader has run wild - with suspicion even falling on local MP George Galloway - Ladbrokes has now released odds on some likely suspects.

Possible Batmans include:

  • Illusionist Dynamo 5/1
  • Former Bradford striker Dean Windass 6/1
  • Gardener and TV presenter Alan Titchmarsh 8/1
  • Kaiser Chiefs singer Ricky Wilson 10/1
  • Former Bradford midfielder Stuart McCall 20/1
  • Supermarket boss Sir Kenneth Morrison 33/1
  • Manchester United midfielder Tom Cleverley 40/1
  • One Direction's Zayn Malik 50/1

The odds that 'Batman' will hand over another criminal suspect to West Yorkshire Police before the end of 2013 are good, standing at 3/1.

It looks like there is slightly less chance of the Boy Wonder accompanying Batman next time, as the odds of 'Robin' appearing in handing over another criminal suspect to West Yorkshire police before the end of 2013 are 5/1.


George Galloway: 'I am not the Bradford Batman'

Respect MP for Bradford West, Geoge Galloway, has taken to Twitter to deny that he was the Caped Crusader who handed in a man to police in the northern city:

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First pictures of Bradford's 'Batman'

Man dressed as Batman helps police inquiry. Credit: West Yorkshire police

A man dressed as Batman has been helping police with their inquiries after hand-delivering another man to police who was wanted in connection with fraud offences.

The caped crusader was captured on CCTV at Trafalgar House police station in the city.

Batman at Trafalgar House police station in Bradford. Credit: West Yorkshire Police
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"Batman" helps police inquiry

A man is due in court charged with handling stolen goods after another man dressed in a batman costume handed him over to the police.

The incident happened on February 25 when a 'wanted' man was taken into Trafalgar House police station in Bradford. As a result a 27-year-old man will now appear at Bradford magistrates court on March 8th.

"The person who brought the wanted man into the station was dressed in a full batman outfit. His identity, however, remains unknown"

– West Yorkshire police spokesman


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