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Colin Pierre's Leeds woods murder suspects arrested

Colin Pierre Image copyright West Yorkshire Police
Image caption Colin Pierre's body was found by teenage schoolchildren, police said

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man's body was found in a wood in Leeds.

Colin Pierre, 31, from Gipton in Leeds, was found by children in a beck close to Gledhow Valley Road and Gledhow Lane, Chapel Allerton, on Tuesday.

Mr Pierre, also known as Craig, suffered a single shotgun injury and bled to death, West Yorkshire Police said.

Two men, aged 41 and 48, were arrested in the Pudsey area on Wednesday night.

They are currently in custody and inquiries are continuing.

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