Police appeal following unexplained death in Harrogate

Joshua Dean Wilson

Harrogate police are trying to trace a man following an unexplained death in the town. Officers believe 23-year-old Joshua Dean Wilson may have important information which could help their investigation after the body of a 24-year-old woman was found on Lancaster Park Road.

The woman, who has not yet been named, is believed to have been a student at Leeds University.

Detective Chief Inspector Andrea Kell, said: “We are treating the woman’s death as unexplained at this time and it is vital that we piece together her final movements.

“Our investigations so far reveal that Mr Wilson was one of the last people to see her alive and it is vital that he gets in touch with us.

“I am appealing to Mr Wilson to contact us without delay along with anyone who knows of his current whereabouts or has any information which could help our investigation.”

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Unexplained Harrogate death

Police are searching for a 23-year-old man from Harrogate after a woman's body was found at a property in the town. Her death is being treated as unexplained.