Dewsbury police investigating after discovery of body in Earlsheaton

A police cordon has been put in place after a body was found in a Dewsbury suburb.

Police were called to Syke Lane in Earlsheaton after a body was found. Picture: Google

Officers were called to Syke Lane in Earlsheaton at around 12.05pm today.

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A spokesman said work was continuing at the scene and enquiries were ongoing.

He said no further details about the person's identity could be given at this early stage.