Two More Arrests After York Taxi Death
7:11am 13th October 2014
(Updated 3:32pm 13th October 2014)
Two men are being questioned by detectives investigating the death of a man from Haxby.
The pair who are 19 and 20 years old have been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter and are in police custody.
Police say 21 year old Sam Wilson was hit by a taxi on Haxby Road in the early hours of Saturday morning just after he was said to have been involved in an alleged violent incident.
Earlier, a York man appeared at York Magistrates Court on a manslaughter charge in connection with the alleged incident.
20 year old Linden Lee Smith from the Bell Farm area has been bailed to appear at York Crown Court later this month.
Anyone who can assist with this investigation should contact York CID on 101, select option 2 and ask for the department by name. Alternatively, information can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For those who would prefer to provide information anonymously, Crimestoppers can be contacted on 0800 555111.
Please quote police reference number 12140175183.
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