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Murder inquiry after woman's body found in Halifax

A woman's body was found at a house in Halifax on Sunday Credit: Bing

A murder inquiry has started after the body of a woman was found in Halifax. Police were called to a property on Oxford Lane at 3:15pm on Sunday afternoon after the 23 year old was found dead inside. Post-mortem tests will now be carried out to find out how the woman died.

Two men aged 27 and 26 were later arrested on suspicion of murder in Leeds

A post mortem will be conducted to determine a cause of death.

'Police have launched a murder enquiry following the discovery of a woman’s body in a house in Siddall. Officers have made two arrests in connection with the investigation and those men remain in custody for questioning. I am still very much appealing for anyone who may have information or have seen suspicious behaviour outside the address to come forwards."

– Detective Chief Inspector Jaz Khan