Man held in murder case

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A 45-year-old man from Sheffield remained in custody yesterday (Wednesday) after being arrested on suspicion of the murder of Simon Holdsworth whose body was found in a field off Birley Spa Lane, Hackenthorpe, on December 17.

Mr Holdsworth, aged 36, was attacked and sustained head injuries as he made his way home from his job as a paint sprayer at FBS Prestige in Intake.

He lived in Westfield Avenue with his partner, Carleen McKeown, and their four-year-old son, Tiarnan.