Shipley stabbings

Police investigating the stabbing of a nine-year-old boy in Shipley have made several arrests. They have also discovered the body of an 84-year-old woman who had been stabbed.

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First pictures of Shipley murder suspect

Murder suspect Nathaniel Flynn Credit: Ben Lack

A 26-year-old man accused of murdering his 84-year-old grandmother and stabbing a nine-year-old boy in a skate park has been remanded in custody.

Nathaniel Flynn, 26, of Prospect Mount, Shipley, is accused of stabbing to death retired teacher Louisa Denby, who lived at the same address.

Murder suspect Nathaniel Flynn Credit: Ben Lack

Police were went to the house on Monday night as they were investigating the stabbing of a nine-year-old boy in nearby Carnegie skate park. Mrs Denby suffered a number of stab wounds, officers said.

Flynn has also been charged with attempting to murder the boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons.

Flynn also faces charges of possessing an offensive weapon and assault following another incident on Monday in which a 59-year-old man was attacked with an iron bar outside his home in the Idle area of Bradford.

He stood in the glass-fronted dock at Bradford Magistrates' Court today flanked by two security guards for a three-minute hearing. he was remanded in custody until July 9 when he will appear at Bradford Crown Court.


Man remanded in custody over Shipley murder

A 26 year old man's been remanded in custody by magistrates in Bradford accused of murdering his eighty four year old grandmother .

Nathaniel Flynn of Prospect Mount in Shipley is accused of killing Louisa Denby.

He's also accused of attempting to murder a nine year old boy in a nearby skate park.

Flynn's also accused of assaulting a 59 year old man at Idle in Bradford.

He'll next appear at Bradford Crown Court on July 9th.

Shipley stabbings: Man in court

A 26-year-old man will appear before Bradford Magistrates this morning, charged with murder and attempted murder. Nathaniel Flynn is charged with the murder of 84-year-old Louisa Denby and the attempted murder of a nine-year-old boy in Shipley on Monday.

He is also charged with the assault of a 59-year-old man and with possessing an offensive weapon.

BREAKING: Man charged following Shipley stabbing

A 26-year-old man has been charged with the murder of Louisa Denby (84) in Shipley on Monday.

Nathaniel Flynn is also charged with the attempted murder of a 9-year-old boy and the assault of a 59-year-old man. He is also charged with possession of an offensive weapon.

The 59-year-old man was allegedly attacked outside his home at 9.55pm on Monday with an iron bar. As a result of the attack, he broke his hand and had to go to hospital.

Flynn is due to appear before Bradford Magistrates’ Court tomorrow morning at 9.30am.


Picture of Shipley murder victim released

Louisa Denby

A picture of Louisa Denby - murdered in Shipley - has been released.

The 84-year-old was found at a house on Prospect Mount just before midnight yesterday.

She was found after a nine-year-old boy was airlifted to hospital after being stabbed in a skate park in the same town.

Five people were arrested in connection with both incidents - all remain in custody except a 24-year-old man who has been released without charge.

The nine-year-old boy stabbed in the Carnegie Skate Park remains in a stable condition in hospital.

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