York Murder Investigation Latest

7 March 2017, 19:12

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A 19 year-old has been charged with murder in York.

Tuesday 7th March

The body of 53 year-old Shaun Skelton was found at a flat on Holgate Road Sunday.


Monday 6th March

Police attended the area and arrested a man in the Scarcroft Road area.

They later found the found the body of a man in his 50s inside a flat on Holgate Road in York.

Scene guards were in place at locations across the city, including at the flat in Holgate Road, a bus stop outside York Railway Station and a taxi rank on Queen Street.

The arrested man, who's 19, remains in police custody for questioning.