9 unsolved murders which are still being investigated by West Yorkshire Police

These murders all remain unsolved in West Yorkshire.

By Daniel Sheridan
Saturday, 24th August 2019, 5:31 pm
Police tape
Police tape

West Yorkshire Police is currently undertaking a review to understand the outcomes of investigations into all previous homicides. This includes a review of all cases where suspects were charged but were subsequently acquitted at court. Anyone with any information should contact the force on 101. The information in this article is from a Freedom of Information log:

Beyake Keita Ann, 21 was assaulted in Attock Park, Laisterdyke on Tuesday, 23 August 2016 while playing football with friends.
Sajid Saddique went missing in 2007. A murder investigation was launched by West Yorkshire Police in 2014.

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Jasem Asakerh, 28, suffered a fatal gunshot wound to his chest as he sat with four other men in a car parked in Brook Street, Thornton Lodge, Huddersfield, in the early hours of April 3, 2009.
Mother-of-five La Florentina Brooke, 81, was killed when white spirit was poured through her letterbox and set alight, just after 1.30am on November 10, 2008.
Adam Chadwick was 20 years old when he was shot during a struggle with unknown intruders at his sisters home in Clifton Mount, Harehills, at around 10.40pm on June 24, 2008.
Aaron Joel Watson, 27, was shot at the Creation nightclub on Cookridge Street in Leeds on 1 May 2006.
James Tomlin died in an arson attack on his home in Shipley, West Yorkshire in 2005.
Cherie Melgram was found lying near the fireplace in her home in St Leonards Road, Girlington, on July 20, 2001.
David Clarke, a 36-year-old car dealer, was shot in the face at point blank rage in Moortown in November 2005.