Two further arrests in connection with death of man in Derbyshire

Two further arrests have been made in connection with the death of a man in Derbyshire.

Monday, 26th September 2016, 4:08 pm
Updated Tuesday, 4th October 2016, 2:06 pm
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Two 15-year-old boys have been arrested on suspicion of the murder of Craig Nelson, from Rotherham, and will remain in custody today (Monday 29 September), where they will be interviewed by detectives.

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Mr Nelson, also known as Craig Preston, was found on Monday, August 22 on the moors on the A628 at Woodhead Tunnels, Derbyshire. He died as a result of head injuries.

Five previous arrests have made in connection with Mr Nelson’s death. This includes three 15-year-olds – two boys and a girl – who were previously arrested on suspicion of murder and released on bail.

A man and a woman were also arrested and charged with murder.