A man and woman have been released on bail today after being arrested in connection with the death of Maltby pensioner Tommy Ward.

The pair, both 29, were arrested yesterday suspicion of robbery and murder, and are due to answer police bail on 2 January 2018.

Mr Ward, 80, was attacked in his home on Salisbury Road and had his life savings stolen on 1 October 2015.

He died of his injuries five months later.