Five now in police custody after murder at Mexborough

Five now in police custody after murder at Mexborough

By Admin | 13/01/2021

Five now in police custody after murder at Mexborough
The scene in Mexborough earlier this week

POLICE investigating the murder of a 20-year-old man in Mexborough have made another two arrests.

A total of five people are now in custody after the fatal shooting of Lewis Williams on Monday afternoon.

Yesterday afternoon (Tuesday), a 20-year-old man from Rotherham was arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender.

And a 23-year-old man from the Doncaster area was arrested this morning on suspicion of murder.

Three others — a 20-year-old man and boys aged 16 and 17 — were arrested earlier on suspicion of murder.

Enquiries are ongoing and anyone with information is urged to contact 101 quoting incident 495 of January 11.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or submit information via crimestoppers-uk.org.




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