Update: Police Identify Body of Woman Found in Canal in Mytholmroyd

Friday 15 May 2020 - Update 10.20pm

Police have identified the body of a woman who was recovered from the canal near to Walkley Clogs between Mytholmroyd and Hebden Bridge earlier today.

At around 11.40am today, police were called to the canal where a member of the public reported seeing a body in the water.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

The woman’s death is not believed to be suspicious and a file is being prepared for the coroner.

Officers would like to thank members of the public who shared our earlier appeal.

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