Police officers in search of the missing person, Ashley Beals, from Morley, have discovered his body.

Reports were received by the police shortly before 10:45 am today (5/10), indicating that a body was found in the woods near Dewsbury Road, Tingley.

Ashley’s family has been informed, and his identity has been verified.

The death is not being viewed as suspicious. The Coroner’s office has been alerted.