Woman found dead in Oldham

Police are investigating after a woman was found dead in Oldham.Shortly after 10am this morning officers were called to reports of a concern for welfare at an address on Bamford Street in Oldham. They found the body of a 30-year-old woman. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

An investigation into the circumstances surrounding her death is ongoing.

We are at the early stages of our enquiries and we have a team of detectives working to establish the circumstances that led to her death. “I want to reassure the community that a thorough investigation is now taking place and there are extra patrols in the area. “I would urge anyone who has information that can assist our enquiries to call us as soon as possible.”

– Superintendent Denise Worth

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 or call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.