Connect with us

World News

Police discovers lifeless body of newly married woman “Dawn Walker” in a suitcase just few days after her wedding

Published

on

Residents of a small village of Lightcliffe, near Halifax in Yorkshire on Sunday were shocked to their bones after police made a discovery of the body of a newly married mum in a suitcase just few days after her wedding.

The late mum identified as Dawn Walker was found dead on Sunday in a grassy area, behind some trees, in the small village of Lightcliffe, near Halifax in Yorkshire.

Police have arrested a 45-year-old local man a person of interest who is belived to have a connection to the death of the late Dawn Walker. He remains in police custody and police are not actively seeking any further suspects in connection with the death of the woman.

Walker’s close alley name withheld said: ‘She got married on Wednesday and died on Sunday morning.

‘Dawn was a sound woman. She got married on Wednesday and now this has happened.

‘She was found inside a suitcase at the back of some trees. She had
been living on (nearby) Shirley Grove.

‘Now a little boy has been left with no mum. I think he’s about one or
one-and-a-half.’

She also said Dawn was always ready to help out others in need.

‘She was the soundest person you could meet,’ the friend said. ‘She was friendly and generous. She once paid for a disabled man’s shopping when he was short.’

Family and friends shared their grief at Dawn’s death on Facebook, with people calling her a ‘beautiful’ and ‘kind’ person.

One woman described Dawn as a ‘kind caring soul’.

Neighbours in Nunlea Royd have been left devastated by the news. One elderly woman said: ‘I am gobsmacked – there is no other word for it. It is devastating. I have lived here for 40 years and what has happened is just terrible.’

Advertisement

SPORTS

ENTERTAINMENT

HOT NOW!