Two arrested over Holmfirth murder inquiry

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Murder detectives have arrested two people after the body of a woman was found at a house in Holmfirth.

Officers found the body of a 30-year-old at the address at Perseverance Place at about 2300 GMT on Sunday.

The woman's family told police they were concerned she had not been seen since Christmas.

A 28-year-old man and a 29-year old woman arrested on suspicion of murder are being held in custody.

Forensic examinations are taking place at the scene and a post mortem examination is expected to take place later this afternoon.

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