Men in court on arson and blackmail charges

Two men appeared in Bradford Crown Court on Monday charged with alleged blackmail and arson.

Dominick Lattlay Fottfoy, 50, who appeared via video link from Manchester Prison, and John Dennis Cooper, of Woolston Avenue, Congleton, denied the alleged charges of arson and blackmail in Hipperholme between September 5 and 8.

Cooper’s bail conditions remain the same - he must not contact Lattlay Fottfoy, must live and sleep at the address given and must not enter West Yorkshire apart from to attend court.

The pair will next appear at Bradford Crown Court on December 8.