Stoke-on-Trent man arrested in 1990 Steven Johnson death probe
- 18 June 2014
- From the section Stoke & Staffordshire
A man has been arrested over the killing 24 years ago of a taxi driver who was found in a remote farm track.
Steven Johnson, 25, was discovered by a dog walker a short distance from his taxi off Castle Road, Mow Cop, Staffordshire, on 22 December 1990.
A 49-year-old man from Stoke-on-Trent has been arrested and bailed.
Staffordshire Police said a number of residential properties in the city and the north of the county had been searched in connection with the arrest.
The 49-year-old man, who was arrested early on Monday, was released on police bail while "detectives continue to review any potential evidence", the force said.