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Craig Nelson: Two people arrested in moorland murder probe

Craig Nelson known as Craig Preston Image copyright South Yorkshire Police
Image caption Officers want to hear from anyone who saw or heard from Mr Nelson in the days leading up to his death

Police have arrested two people on suspicion of murder after a man's body was found on moorland.

Craig Nelson, who was also known as Craig Preston, was found at the Woodhead Tunnels off the A628 in Derbyshire at 11:00 BST on Monday.

A post-mortem found the 34-year-old from Wath-Upon-Dearn in Rotherham died as a result of head injuries.

A man, 41, and a woman, 23, were arrested in Sheffield by South Yorkshire Police and remain in custody.

Image copyright Gareth James
Image caption Anyone who saw a vehicle on the slip road off the A628, or in the car park near the tunnels, between 07:00 on Saturday and 11:00 BST on Monday is asked to contact police

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