Appeal for information after man falls to his death

At 3.49am this morning (2 June 2022), police were called to a report of a concern for safety at a property on Dock Street, Hunslet.

Officers attended and found a male with serious injuries, who is believed to have fallen from height.

The male was taken to hospital but pronounced deceased a short time later

Detective Inspector James Entwistle of Leeds CID said:

“Our enquiries are ongoing but at this stage, there is not believed to be any suspicious circumstances regarding the death.

“A police cordon currently remains in place whilst investigative work is carried out.

“I would appeal to anyone who may have witnessed anything in the early hours of the morning on Dock Street or surrounding areas to get in touch with Leeds CID.”

“Anyone with information is asked to contact police via the 101LiveChat function on the website or by calling 101 quoting log 220 of 2nd June.

“Alternatively, information can also be given to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


This post is based on a press release issued by West Yorkshire Police

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