Updated: Police launch Wortley murder enquiry – 17-year-old charged


Police have launched a murder enquiry after the body of a 60-year-old woman was found in Wortley.

At 11.08pm on Monday (October 23) police officers attended an address in Prince Edward Grove after the ambulance service reported that they were treating a woman for stab wounds. 

The woman was taken to hospital for further treatment, but died a short time later. 

A 17-year-old male has been arrested and charged in connection with the incident.┬áHe was due to appear at Leeds Magistrates’ Court this afternoon.

Enquiries remain ongoing by the Homicide and Major Enquiry Team.


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