The body of a woman was found this morning in a canal in Altrincham. A cordon is in place on Oldfield Road and enquiries are ongoing.
Officers found the body of the woman in the canal at around 6 this morning. Forensic officers are carrying out the investigation for the death of the woman.
A cordon was set on Oldfield Road. Traffic is being diverted away from the scene.
In a statement, a GMP spokesperson said: “Officers were called around 6 am today (Tuesday 22 June 2021) to a report of a body in a canal near Oldfield Road, Altrincham. Emergency services attended and a woman was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.”
“Enquiries are ongoing. Anyone with information should contact police on 0161 856 7753 quoting incident 426 of 22/06/21. Alternatively, details can be passed on anonymously via the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”