Men and teenager in court charged with Sidney Cox murder

The house on Middleton Lane in Thorpe.
The house on Middleton Lane in Thorpe.

Two men and a teenager will appear in court this morning charged with the murder of Sidney Cox.

Mr Cox, 57, died the day after being violently attacked at a house on Middleton Lane, Thorpe, on August 24.

Robert Gaskin, 36, Sam Riley, 34, and a 16-year-old boy, all from the Doncaster area, will appear before Leeds Magistrates’ Court.

A 37-year-old woman arrested in connection with the murder has been released on bail pending further enquiries.

Detectives have already charged three other men with the murder of Mr Cox and another man with conspiracy to commit grievous bodily harm.

Mr Cox was originally from Castleford and had lived in Morley.

Police are still appealing for witnesses.

Anyone with information should call 101.