A woman has been found dead at Lepton.

Police discovered the body in a house in Sorbus Way, Lepton, it has been revealed.

Now a major investigation is under way.

A West Yorkshire Police spokesman said: “Shortly after 4pm on Thursday, officers attended an address in Sorbus Way, Lepton, following a call from a neighbour raising concerns for the occupant.

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“Entry was forced to the house and the body of a 36-year-old woman was found upstairs.

“A post mortem examination has been carried out; however at this stage the cause of death has yet to be fully determined.

“The death is being treated as unexplained and further enquiries will be made”.

Sorbus Way is a residential street off Woodlands Road, close to the centre of the village.

A number of officers have been seen working in the street.