Meanwood murder update : five in custody

Jordan Stapleton

Jordan Stapleton

Five men remain in custody in the connection with the murder of 21-year- old single parent Jordan Stapleton from Meanwood.

The men were arrested over the weekend on suspicion of conspiracy to commit murder at Beckhill Chase.

On Saturday morning West Yorkshire police arrested an 18 -year- old from the Meanwood area and a 19- year- old from the Little London area.

On Saturday afternoon two more were arrested, a 19- year old from Potternewton and a 20 -year- old from Meanwood.

Then today, an 18 year old person from Harehills was arrested in the early hours.

Jordan Stapleton was found with a gunshot wound to the chest last Tuesday evening.

Mr Stapleton’s four year old son was asleep upstairs when the attack happened.

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