Man’s body found near Mytholmroyd woodland

Police do not believe the circumstances of the man's death are suspicious
Police do not believe the circumstances of the man's death are suspicious

Police officers were called to Mythomroyd after a body of a man was found in woodland on Tuesday afternoon.

West Yorkshire Police officers were called to land adjacent to woodland near Cragg Road, Mytholmroyd, at around 4.24pm following a report of concern for safety.

Officers attended and found the body of a man aged in his 50s.

A spokesperson said: “There are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances and a file is being prepared for the Coroner.”