Police issue update after woman's body found in Barnsley park 

The death of a woman – whose body was found in a Barnsley park – is not being treated as suspicious by police. 

Police received reports that a body had been found in a pond at Red City Park off Dell Avenue, Grimesthorpe, yesterday at 10.30am. 

Dell Avenue, Barnsley. Picture: Google

Dell Avenue, Barnsley. Picture: Google

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In a statement, the force said: “Emergency services attended and the woman was taken to Barnsley Hospital where she was sadly pronounced dead.

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“Specialist support is being provided to the family.”