Child sex abuse suspect found dead on railway

A man suspected of sexually abusing boys in North Wales care homes and a Suffolk boarding school has been found dead.

The body of Kenneth Wheatley, 62, from Dodworth, Barnsley, was found on a railway line near his home town days after his arrest in April on suspicion of historic child sex offences at Kesgrave Hall school near Ipswich.

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He was one of two men arrested by Suffolk Police and news of his death on April 12 emerged yesterday as the force confirmed a third man, 68 and from north Norfolk, had been arrested.

A 65-year-old man from Pontefract remains on police bail over the Kesgrave Hall investigation