Two more arrests in Ben Daly murder investigation - The Leamington Observer

Two more arrests in Ben Daly murder investigation

Leamington Editorial 1st Oct, 2023   0

TWO further people have been arrested this weekend in connection with the shooting of 30-year-old Ben Daly in Leamington.

A 19-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and a 30-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender. Both are currently in police custody.

Police have previously made seven arrests as part of the investigation following the death of the 30 year-old in August.

The father-of one was found by police with a gunshot wound in Clemens Street around 3am on Thursday August 10. He was taken to hospital but died shortly after as a result of his injuries. It is believed he was shot a short time earlier in nearby Frances Havergal Close.

Of the other seven arrests – six were on suspicion of conspiracy to commit murder and one on suspicion of murder. All were released on police bail while enquiries continued.

Police also appealed for information in relation to a black Audi A3 with the registration plate OY57 NLJ.


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