Police searching for missing schoolgirl from Halifax find body in river

Police looking for a missing 11-year-old schoolgirl have found a body in a river.

Tuesday, 23rd January 2018, 7:53 am
Updated Tuesday, 23rd January 2018, 8:55 am
Ursula Keogh, fromHalifax

Earlier on Monday officers launched an appeal to find Ursula Keogh, from Halifax, who was last seen at around 3.30pm dressed in her school uniform.

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Her family have been told of the discovery of a body in the River Calder at Paris Gates and formal identification is yet to take place, West Yorkshire Police said.

In a statement the force said: "Inquiries will remain ongoing to determine a cause of the death, however, at this stage, it is not believed there are any suspicious circumstances."