Six bailed as Shirebrook murder probe continues

Six people that were arrested in connection with the murder of a Shirebrook man have now been released on bail.

Friday, 7th February 2020, 11:55 am
Updated Friday, 7th February 2020, 1:03 pm

The investigation was launched following the death of Andrew Jackson on Sunday, January 26.

Mr Jackson who was 55-years-old, was discovered at around 10am that day at an allotment off Prospect Drive.

Since Thursday last week (30 January) six people have been arrested on suspicion of murder. A 51-year-old woman and five men aged 26, 27, 37, 39 and 44 have now been bailed.

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The investigation was launched following the death of Andrew Jackson in Shirebrook on Sunday 26 January.

Detective Inspector Christopher Marriott, senior investigating officer, said: “This investigation is still very much ongoing and officers remain in the community gathering intelligence.

“I would like to take this opportunity to thank the public for the information they have provided us with so far and for the CCTV footage that has been given to the detectives working on the investigation.”

Anyone with information should call 101.