Woman's Body Found In Rotherham

27 February 2018, 13:43

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An investigation's started after the death of a woman in Rotherham.

The woman's body was found in the Kimberworth area on Sunday evening.

At around 11.25pm, police were called by ambulance staff to a property, where the body of a 29-year-old woman was found.

detectives now treating the death as unexplained. 

Formal identification has taken place this morning by the woman’s family and at their request we will not be releasing her details. 

A post-mortem examination carried out yesterday and determined the cause of death to be hanging. 

A 28-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder has since been released under investigation as enquiries continue. 

Detectives are still working to ascertain the exact circumstances surrounding her death and remain keen to hear from anyone who was in the area on Sunday evening. 

If you have any information that could help please call 101 quoting incident number 1127 of 25 February 2018. 

You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.