Crossbow murder in Aylesbury

A man's body has been found at a property in Aylesbury. Police say they are treating it as murder.

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Aylesbury murder victim was shot with a crossbow

The body of a man found in Belgrave Road, in Aylesbury, on Sunday night has been confirmed as that of 44-year-old Darrell Farnham.

A post mortem was carried out last night, which has determined the cause of death as injuries caused by a metal bolt from a crossbow passing through Mr Farnham’s body.

A 40-year-old man from Aylesbury has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is currently in police custody. A 37-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender and is also in police custody.

Thames Valley Police are continuing their appeal for witnesses.

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