Leeds & West Yorkshire

Dewsbury murder: Housemate jailed for life

Police picture of Krzysztof Olszewski Image copyright West Yorkshire Police
Image caption Krzysztof Olszewski will serve a minimum term of 18 years

A man who murdered his housemate and dumped his body on a canal towpath has been jailed for life.

Krzysztof Olszewski, 21, was found guilty of killing Marcin Siarczynski at a house they were then sharing in Jessamine Street, Ravensthorpe, Dewsbury.

Mr Siarczynski's body was found on the towpath near Low Mill Lane on 14 March.

Olszewski was found guilty at Leeds Crown Court and has been sentenced to serve a minimum of 18 years.

Image copyright West Yorkshire Police
Image caption Marcin Siarczylski's body was discovered in Ravensthorpe, Dewsbury

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