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Woman who died after Halifax town centre 'altercation' is named

Detectives investigating the murder of a woman in Halifax have released her identity as they continue to appeal for information.

Credit: West Yorkshire Police

A 26-year-old woman who died following an "altercation" in a town centre has been named by police.

Levi Ogden was pronounced dead in hospital after being found seriously injured in Silver Street in Halifax at around 2.15am on Sunday.

West Yorkshire Police said a 26-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in custody, as inquiries into the circumstances surrounding the death continue.

The force said Ms Ogden had been found unconscious following an altercation.

Forensic experts examined the scene and detectives carried out inquiries on Sunday to establish what had happened to her.

A JustGiving page launched following the death of Ms Ogden, who was from Elland in Calderdale, West Yorkshire, has raised more than £2,000 since being launched on Sunday.

  • Police are asking for anyone with any information to contact West Yorkshire Police Homicide and Major Enquiry Team via 101 quoting Operation Patondeat or call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.