Man charged with Pinderfields Road murder and detectives make arrests in Southampton

CRIME SCENE: Police at Pinderfields Road.
CRIME SCENE: Police at Pinderfields Road.

Detectives have charged a man in connection with the murder on Pinderfields Road in Wakefield last week.

Officers were called just after midnight to reports of a man seriously injured on Pinderfields Road, on Monday, September 9.

MURDER VICTIM: Aleksander Pawlak.

MURDER VICTIM: Aleksander Pawlak.

Aleksander Pawlak, aged 30, from Wakefield, was pronounced deceased at the scene.

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And in Southampton three men, aged 23, 23 and 27, and a woman aged 20, were arrested on suspicion of murder over the weekend.

They all remain in custody.

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Another man, Marceli Szymanski, 19, of Mallards Road, Southampton, has now been charged with murder and was expected to appear at Leeds Magistrates Court today.

The investigation is ongoing.