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CCTV released of wanted man

Police have released CCTV images of what they believe is a recent sighting of wanted Michael Cope. Cope is suspected of murdering mother-of-three Linzi Ashton.

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Man sought over Salford mother's murder

Police officers at the scene after the body of Linzi Ashton, 25. Credit: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Police have named a man they want to speak to over the "brutal" murder of a mother-of-two at her home.

The body of Linzi Ashton, 25, was discovered after police were called to a house in Westbourne Road, in Winton, Salford, shortly before 6pm yesterday.

Greater Manchester Police have launched a manhunt for local man Michael Cope who they believe is responsible for her death.

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