Body found at Leeds canal

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An investigation is underway after a woman's body was discovered in a canal in Leeds.

Detectives were called to the scene on Globe Road at 4.45pm today.

A scene was established and remains in place while enquiries are ongoing to establish the circumstances.

A forensic post mortem is due to take place tomorrow (Friday)

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Leeds District CID via 101 quoting log number 1286 of 05/10.

“Our enquiries are at an early stage and we would like to hear from anyone who has any information.”

– Detective Chief Inspector Jaz Khan, of West Yorkshire Police