Leeds & West Yorkshire

Leeds man held over elderly woman murder

An elderly man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman died in Leeds.

The 87-year-old woman, who has not been named, was found at an address on Cranmore Rise, in the Belle Isle area, at 10:00 BST.

The 85-year-old man who has been arrested is in police custody.

West Yorkshire Police said it was trying to establish the circumstances behind the incident and urged anyone with information to come forward.

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