Redcote Lane incident: Man found dead near Leeds Liverpool Canal as police cordon off area
A man has been found dead next to a path in Leeds this morning (Saturday).
Police were called to Redcote Lane, near the Leeds Liverpool Canal, at 5.53am after a member of the public discovered the body.
The road and path were cordoned off by officers and a tent erected on Redcote Lane.
Crime Scene Investigators were sent to the area but it was established that there were no suspicious circumstances.
The road has now reopened.
A spokesperson for West Yorkshire Police said: "At 5.53am today police were called to Redcote Lane, Leeds, where a man had been found dead next to a path.
"It was established there were no suspicious circumstances and the Coroner’s Office has been informed."
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