A 22-YEAR-OLD man who was arrested in connection to the death of 73-year-old Jill Hibberd in Wombwell has been released under investigation.

The man, from the Wakefield area, was arrested on suspicion of murder, burglary and theft on Tuesday.

Miss Hibberd was found dead in the living room of her property at around 7.45am last Thursday (May 31).

A post-mortem examination revealed she died as a result of multiple stab wounds.

The investigation into her death remains ongoing and detectives are keen to hear from anyone with information, in particular about Miss Hibberd’s red Audi TT, taken from her driveway and found on Tuesday.

If you have any information, please call 101and quote incident number 141 of May 31.