BREAKING NEWS: Police investigate unexplained Alford death

POLICE in Alford are set to carry out a post mortem on a local woman this afternoon (Tuesday) after an unexplained death in the town.

Local officers were called to an address in Spanning Drive, Alford, at 7.35pm on Monday following the death of a 43-year-old woman.

A police spokesperson said: “Her death is currently being treated as unexplained and a scene guard is in place at the address to enable enquiries to continue this morning.

“A post mortem examination will take place later today. A further update will be issued as soon as more information is known.”