UPDATE: Two men arrested over body found in Leeds woods


Two men have been arrested by detectives investigating the murder of a Leeds man whose body was found in woods in Chapel Allerton.

The men, aged 41 and 48, were arrested in the Pudsey area last night (March 12) on suspicion of the murder of 31-year-old Colin Pierre who was found by two teenage school boys just after 8am on Tuesday morning in woods near the junction of Gledhow Valley Road and Gledhow Lane.

A post-mortem examination revealed the victim died from a single gunshot wound and is believed to have been shot at the scene at around 2am the same day.

Anyone with any information is asked to Protective Services via 101 quoting log number 217 of March 11 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.