Teenagers bailed in Rotherham murder investigation

Craig Nelson
Craig Nelson

TWO teenagers arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of Craig Nelson from Rotherham have been released on police bail.

The 15-year-old boys were interviewed by detectives in police custody yesterday.

South Yorkshire Police has arrested five other people in connection with Mr Nelson’s death, including three other 15-year-olds – two boys and a girl – who were previously arrested on suspicion of murder and released on bail.

A man and a woman were also arrested and charged with murder.

Mr Nelson, who was also known as Craig Preston, was found on the moors next to the A628 at Woodhead Tunnels, Derbyshire on Monday, August 22.

He died as a result of head injuries.