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Rotherham murder inquiry: Police make two further arrests

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Image caption The body of 47-year-old Steven Fretwell was discovered at an address on Kingswood Avenue

Two more men have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man was found dead in a house.

The body of Steven Fretwell, 47, was discovered at a property in Kingswood Avenue, Laughton, on Sunday.

A post-mortem examination revealed he died as a result of multiple injuries.

South Yorkshire Police said two men aged 27 and 35 have been arrested in connection with the investigation, bringing the total number of arrests to five.

A 33-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder on Wednesday remains in custody.

Two other men aged 22 and 23 who were also arrested have been released from the investigation.

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