Six arrested on suspicion of Shirebrook murder released on bail

The body of Andrew Jackson was discovered on Sunday 26 January.

Six people that were arrested in connection with the murder of a Shirebrook man have now been released on bail.

The investigation was launched following the death of Andrew Jackson in Shirebrook on Sunday 26 January.

Mr Jackson who was 55-years-old, was discovered at around 10am that day at an allotment, off Prospect Drive.

Since Thursday last week (30 January) six people have been arrested on suspicion of murder. A 51-year-old woman and five men aged 26, 27, 37, 39 and 44 have now been bailed.

Detective Inspector Christopher Marriott who is the Senior Investigating Officer said: “This investigation is still very much ongoing and officers remain in the community carrying out enquiries and gathering intelligence.

“I would like to take this opportunity to thank the public for the information they have provided us with so far and for the CCTV footage that has been given to the detectives working on the investigation.

Anyone with any information that may help our enquiries is asked to contact police quoting reference number 20*049022 using the following methods.

  • Facebook – send a private message to /DerbyshireConstabulary
  • Twitter – direct message @DerPolContact
  • Website – complete the online contact form www.derbyshire.police.uk/Contact-Us.
  • Phone – call 101.

Information can be given anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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