Sidney Cox murder: Teenager charged over Thorpe death

Police cordon on Middleton Lane Sidney Cox was found seriously injured in the West Yorkshire village of Thorpe

A teenager has been charged with the murder of a man in a West Yorkshire village.

Sidney Cox, 57, was found seriously injured at Thorpe House Farm in Thorpe, near Leeds, on 24 August. He died in hospital the next day.

The 17-year-old boy, who was arrested on Friday, is due to appear before Leeds Youth Court on Monday.

Four other people have already been charged in connection with Mr Cox's death.

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