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Hayley Pointon death: Three men released after arrests

Hayley Pointon
Hayley Pointon died from a single gunshot wound

Three men arrested in connection with the death of a woman in Leicestershire have been released.

Hayley Pointon, 30, from Coventry, died when she was shot at a house in Sunnydale Road, Hinckley, on 3 February.

A post-mortem examination confirmed the mother-of-two died from a single gunshot wound.

Two men aged 46 and 61 will face no further action and a 47-year-old has been bailed until 30 July.

The men were all arrested in the Coventry area and were questioned by detectives.

To date, a total of 13 people have been arrested and bailed in connection with Ms Pointon's death.

Leicestershire Police said officers would also be carrying out further searches in the Sunnydale Road area on Tuesday as part of their investigation.

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