Det Insp Lisa Griffin & Ch Supt Angela Williams
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Shipley stabbings 'are linked' - police

Police investigating the death of an 84-year-old woman in Shipley in West Yorkshire say she was related to a 26-year-old man who has been arrested on suspicion of her murder.

The same man is also being questioned about the stabbing of a nine-year-old boy in the town on Monday.

Police found the body of Louisa Denby at her home in Prospect Mount. She had been stabbed.

Speaking at a news conference, Det Insp Lisa Griffin from West Yorkshire Police said there had been a "number of arrests" and five people were in custody.

  • 02 Jul 2013
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