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Aylesbury crossbow murder inquiry: New arrest made

A second man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a man who was struck by a metal crossbow bolt in Buckinghamshire.

Darrell Farnham, 44, was found dead on Sunday night at his home in Belgrave Road, Aylesbury.

Police said a man, 42, had been arrested in connection with the death and was currently in police custody.

A 40-year-old Aylesbury man also arrested on suspicion of murder was bailed on Wednesday.

Thames Valley Police said on Thursday afternoon that as well as arresting a a 42-year-old man, they had arrested a 36-year-old woman on suspicion of assisting an offender.

She is also in custody.

A 37-year-old woman previously arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender was released on bail until 28 June.

Police are continuing to appeal for witnesses to the killing.

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