Mystery of woman’s body found in house

Police cordon at Poplar Court, Rosebery Street, Elland.
Police cordon at Poplar Court, Rosebery Street, Elland.

POLICE cordoned off a house in Elland yesterday after a woman’s body was found.

Officers were called to Poplar Court, pictured, where a 35-year-old woman had died suddenly.

Police said: “Inquiries are ongoing into the circumstances surrounding her death.”

He said at this stage it was being treated as “unexplained”.

Officers stood guard outside the house yesterday and a forensic team are understood to have been called in.