DETECTIVES investigating the death of Jill Hibberd arrested a 16-year-old boy on Saturday.
The boy, who is from Barnsley, was arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender, theft and handling stolen goods. He has been released under investigation while enquiries continue.
Miss Hibberd, 73, was found dead at her home on Roy Kilner Road, Wombwell at around 7.45am on Thursday May 31. A post-mortem examination concluded she died as a result of multiple stab wounds.
On Tuesday June 12, officers arrested a 31-year-old woman from Wombwell on suspicion of perverting the course of justice. She has since been released under investigation.
A 22-year-old man was also arrested earlier this month, on suspicion of murder, burglary and theft and released under investigation.
Lee Trevor Fueloep, 40, of Willow Garth, Wombwell, was charged with murder and burglary on Sunday June 4. He remains in custody to reappear at Sheffield Crown Court later this month.