Mexborough death: Man named as Christopher Rooney
A man whose body was found at a property in South Yorkshire over the weekend has been formally identified.
Christopher Rooney, 48, was discovered at 13:45 BST on Sunday at his home on Auckland Road, Mexborough, near Doncaster, South Yorkshire Police said.
A post-mortem examination showed Mr Rooney had died from multiple injuries to his head and body.
A 44-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder on Sunday and remained in police custody.
Detectives had been granted more time to question the man, police said.
A cordon remains in place at Mr Rooney's home on Auckland Road.
Officers have appealed for more information.