Man, 78, arrested over 1965 murder of West Yorkshire schoolgirl Elsie Frost
A 78-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of a schoolgirl who was killed more than 50 years ago.
Elsie Frost, 14, was attacked from behind and stabbed in the back and head as she walked through a railway tunnel just off a canal towpath in Wakefield, West Yorkshire, in October 1965.
Police renewed efforts to find her killer last year with refreshed publicity five decades on from her death, and received new information.
The suspect was arrested in Berkshire and is being held at a police station in the Thames Valley where he will be questioned by officers from West... read more