Body found in canal at Kildwick

Police launch an investigation

Police launch an investigation

First published in News

Police have launched an investigation after the body of a woman was found in the canal at Kildwick this morning.
A spokesman for North Yorkshire Police said: “Officers were called by a member of the public at 7.15am on Tuesday to the canal in Kildwick, reporting that they had seen a body in the water.
“On arrival they located a body, which appears to be that of a woman.”
She was pronounced dead by paramedics.
The spokesman added: “A police investigation has begun to identify the person and how they came to be in the water.
“The inquiry is at a very early stage and we are not yet able to give any further details.”

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