Body of a man who died from a shotgun injury found in Southowram

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Police have found the body of a 58-year-old man at a farm in Southowram.

Officers were called to the property at about half past seven this morning to find the man with a shotgun wound.

Detective Inspector Craig Lord of Calderdale CID said: “We were called to a farm in Southowram where we found the body of a 58-year-old male.

“Inquiries are still in the early stages but he died as a result of a shotgun injury.”

He said the death was not being treated as suspicious.