Detectives make third arrest over Rotherham murder

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Detectives investigating a murder in Rotherham have made another arrest today.

The arrested a 30-year-old man this morning over the death of 38-year-old Paul Sandford, who was attacked in his home in Littlehey Close, Maltby.

He is being held on suspicion of murder.

Mr Sandford was assaulted at around 1am on Friday, October 30 but died in hospital on Wednesday, November 4.

A 29-year-old woman arrested last night on suspicion of conspiracy to commit murder remains in police custody.

A 29-year-old man arrested on Thursday, November 5 remains on police bail.

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.