Leeds & West Yorkshire

Boggart Hill body named as missing man Edward Roberts

Edward Roberts Image copyright West Yorkshire Police
Image caption Edward Roberts was found on Sunday

The body of a man found in Leeds is that of missing pensioner Edward Roberts, police have confirmed.

West Yorkshire Police discovered the body of the 89-year-old near Boggart Hill Crescent on Sunday.

Mr Roberts, from Seacroft, was last seen on 13 January at Leeds' Monkswood Gate bus terminus.

A police spokesman said the death is not being treated as suspicious. Leeds Coroners have appealed for help to trace his relatives.

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