Leeds woman found injured in car dies in hospital

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A woman who was found seriously injured in a car in a Leeds street 10 days ago has died in hospital.

The 51-year-old was found in a parked car in Mexborough Grove, Chapeltown, at about 3 am on Sunday, August 4.

She was taken to Leeds General Infirmary for treatment but died there yesterday (Wed).

A 53-year-old man who was arrested in connection with the incident was also taken to Leeds General Infirmary for treatment and currently remains there under police guard.

The incident is now the subject of a murder investigation led by West Yorkshire Police Homicide and Major Enquiry Team.

Police would still like to hear from anyone who was in the area and witnessed anything in the time leading up to when the woman was found.

Anyone with any information is asked to the Homicide and Major Enquiry Team via 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.