UPDATE: Man arrested following unexplained death in Harrogate

Police appeal.
Police appeal.

The man arrested in connection with the unexplained death of a woman in Harrogate has been released on bail as police enquiries continue.

Joshua Dean Wilson, 23, was arrested in Harrogate on Friday, April 12 in connection with the discovery of a young woman’s body in Harrogate on Wednesday April 10.

The body of a young woman - believed to be a 24-year-old student from Leeds University - was discovered behind a block of flats off Lancaster Park Road on April 10.

Crime scene investigators cordoned off the building at Brandon Lodge after the woman’s body was discovered shortly before midday.

Police have said they are not yet in a position to name her, but said she is believed to a student from Leeds University.

Anyone with any information is asked to call North Yorkshire Police on 101.