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Police seek murder witnesses in Huddersfield

Police seek murder witnesses in Huddersfield

By Tania Jacquier A NIGHT-TIME OPERATION to find witnesses to a murder in Huddersfield town centre was held this weekend.

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Murder of a Bradford man under investigation

A photo taken from outside the home of the victim

Corban Street in Bradford by Elizabeth Archer The murder of a man from Bradford is under investigation by police. The victim, named locally as Leroy Vanzie, 33, was found last night (Tuesday) on Corban Street with head injuries and died shortly afterwards.

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Leeds University student murder trial stalls

Hannah Witheridge and David Miller

by Mike Berriman The trial of two Burmese men accused of murdering two British backpackers in Thailand, one of whom was a Leeds University student, stalled today after a police officer failed to present key DNA evidence.

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Man in court over murder of East Yorkshire landlady

Man in court over murder of East Yorkshire landlady

By Anders Anglesey A 53-year-old man has been charged with the murder of Bridlington landlady Bei Carter John Heald, from Rotheram, appeared at Beverley Magistrates Court today where he was charged with the murder of Ms Carter earlier this month. He is also accused of ten separate counts of rape in South Yorkshire on July 13. The 49-year-old landlady was […]

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Reward for murder suspect doubled to £10,000

Reward for murder suspect doubled to £10,000

Crimestoppers have doubled the reward money on offer for any information that leads to the arrest of John Heald, who’s still on the run a week after the death of a guest house landlady. John Heald, 53, from the Rotherham area is wanted by Humberside Police in connection with the murder of Bei Carter, 49, at a guest house in […]

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Yorkshire-wide search for Bridlington murder suspect

Yorkshire-wide search for Bridlington murder suspect

The search continues for a man who is wanted in connection with a murder at a Bridlington guesthouse, police say he is considered dangerous. Police were called to the Morayland Hotel in Marshall Avenue in Bridlington where landlady Bei Carter was found dead late on Friday 18 July. Mr Heald was staying at the hotel when the incident happened and has […]

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NEWS BULLETIN: Mon 21st July

NEWS BULLETIN: Mon 21st July

A round-up of the day’s news in brief, including an update on a stabbing in Elland, a boost to the charity appeal started by a Leeds student who died in the Malaysian Airways crash, the Bradford Bulls’ relegation, Leeds cycle lanes branded dangerous, and the Jane Tomlinson 10k run.

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Man in court over Elland stabbing

Man in court over Elland stabbing

A man appeared at Calderdale Magistrates Court in Halifax today charged with murder following a stabbing at a house in Elland. Robert Lyn, 45, from Huntingdon Avenue, Huddersfield was remanded in custody and will appear at Bradford Crown Court tomorrow morning. He is accused of the murder of 38-year-old Daniel Shane Campbell, originally of Halifax. The hearing follows the discovery […]

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Leeds canal towpath murder case in court

Leeds canal towpath murder case in court

A man has appeared at Leeds Magistrates’ Court charged with the murder of a woman who was attacked on a canal towpath in Leeds. Kevin Wyment, 53, from Landseer Drive, Bramley is accused of attacking Michaela Heaton, who died of serious head injuries on Thursday evening. Ms Heaton, 38, died of her injuries in Leeds General Infirmary after the assault on the towpath at Armley near the junction […]

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Woman found dead in Leeds treated as murder

Woman found dead in Leeds treated as murder

Police have launched a murder inquiry following the death of a 67-year-old woman at a property on Talbot Avenue in Moortown, North Leeds. Officers were contacted by a man at 10pm last night concerning a woman who was found dead. West and North Yorkshire Police forces began enquiries to find the man due to concerns over his welfare.

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