Two charged with murdering Leeds man

Christopher Laskaris.
Christopher Laskaris.

Two people have been charged with the murder of a man in Leeds.

Christopher Laskaris, 24, was found dead at his flat in St John’s Close, Hyde Park on November 17.

Philip Craig, 37, and a 22-year-old woman, Dempsey Pattison, both from Leeds, have been charged with murdering Mr Laskaris.

Philip Craig has also been charged with a burglary offence.

Colin Frost at the scene where schoolgirl Elsie Frost was killed in 1965. Police had expected to charge Peter Pickering, bottom right, with her murder.

Family of murdered Wakefield schoolgirl Elsie Frost fighting on after death of prime suspect Peter Pickering