Leeds & West Yorkshire

Sidney Cox murder: Four more arrested over Thorpe death

Police cordon on Middleton Lane
Sidney Cox was found seriously injured in Thorpe

Four more people have been arrested over the death 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.

A West Yorkshire Police spokesman said three men aged 16, 34 and 36 have been arrested on suspicion of murder.

A 37-year-old woman has also been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit murder. They are all in custody.

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

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