Elderly man arrested on suspicion of 1965 murder
A man in his 70s has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of a West Yorkshire schoolgirl 51 years ago.
Elsie Frost, 14, was murdered on a towpath near the Calder and Hebble Canal in October 1965.
A cold case review to mark the 50th anniversary of her murder was launched last year focusing on the identify a previously unknown man in a white coat on a bicycle who was seen near the murder scene on the afternoon she died.
Now West Yorkshire Police’s Homicide and Major Inquiry Team have arrested a 78-year-old man from Berkshire.
Elsie was attacked on the afternoon of October 9th 1965 as she... read more
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