The police have released an image of the deceased as they continue to investigate the death of Paul Davinson, a 49-year-old man from Rothwell. Davinson succumbed to injuries sustained in an incident on Smithson Street around 10 pm on Saturday, 9th March, after being admitted to the hospital.

In a recent development, Stephen Long, 48, and Cheryl Long, 46, both residents of Rothwell, have been charged with murder. The accused appeared via videolink at Leeds Crown Court today, Wednesday, and were remanded into custody pending the next court hearing scheduled for April.

The Homicide and Major Enquiry Team is actively pursuing the case and urges anyone with relevant information or footage to come forward. Individuals can reach out to the authorities by dialling 101 or utilising the Live Chat facility online, citing Operation Plusfort.

For those preferring to report anonymously, information can be shared with the independent charity Crimestoppers either by calling 0800 555111 or by submitting online.