Two bailed in Tommy Ward murder investigation

Detectives investigating the murder of Maltby pensioner Tommy Ward have bailed the two people arrested yesterday (6 December) in connection with his death.

The man and woman, both aged 29, were arrested on suspicion of robbery and murder.

Mr Ward, 80, was attacked in his own home in Salisbury Road, Maltby, on the morning of Thursday 1 October 2015 and had his life savings stolen.

He died as a result of his injuries five months later on Tuesday 23 February 2016.

The man and woman are due to answer police bail on 2 January 2018.