Update in Halifax murder investigation

A woman who died in Halifax at the weekend has been formally identified by police.

Monika Lasek

Monika Lasek, aged 36, a Polish national who had been living in Halifax for the last few years died following an incident at Solstice Way in the town on Sunday.

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West Yorkshire Police confirmed today that a 35-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder on Sunday and remains in police custody as enquiries continue.