Leeds & West Yorkshire

Man arrested in West Yorkshire on suspicion of murder

A 45-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the body of a man was discovered in a property in Elland, West Yorkshire.

Police were called to the building on Elizabeth Street at 19:19 BST on Friday.

Det Ch Insp Steve Snow said the man was arrested nearby.

He added: "While the identity of the deceased male is yet to be confirmed, he is believed to be a local man in his 30s.

"Neighbourhood officers are in the area providing reassurance to local residents and there is not believed to be any wider danger to the public."

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