VIDEO: Man arrested on suspicion of murder in Elland

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Streets in Elland remained cordoned off today, following the launch of a murder investigation after the body of a man was discovered at a property yesterday evening (Friday).

Police were called to Elizabeth Street, Elland at 7.19pm last night and a 45-year-old man remains in police custody on suspicion of murder.

While the identity of the deceased male is yet to be confirmed, he is believed to be a local man in his thirties.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Halifax District CID via:101.