Leeds & West Yorkshire

Sidney Cox murder: Four more arrested over Thorpe death

Police cordon on Middleton Lane Image copyright cathy booth
Image caption 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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