Death of Matthew Schofield – police make further arrest
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Police have made another arrest as the death of Matthew Schofield continues to be investigated.
A 22-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday 27 December on suspicion of murder. He has since been released on police bail while enquiries continue.
Matthew died after being assaulted shortly before 3am on Sunday 11 June in Belgrave Road, close to the junction with Belgrave Circle, Leicester.
Matthew, 34, was found by police at around 4.20am and was declared dead at the scene.
Detectives continue to investigate the circumstance surrounding his death and last month, on the day that marked six months since the attack, police and Matthew’s mother Emma Daniels, issued a public appeal to help bring the offenders to justice.