Man released after woman’s body found at Wensleydale holiday park

Bainbridge Ings Country Park. Photo: Google.

A man arrested after a woman’s body was found at a holiday park has been released on bail.

North Yorkshire Police say enquiries are continuing after the discovery in a camping  at the Bainbridge Ings site near Hawes on Monday.

A spokesperson said: “Enquiries are ongoing to determine the circumstances around the death of a woman.

“The man who was arrested in connection with the incident has been released on conditional bail.

“We are not yet in a position to confirm the identity of the woman.”

The man who was arrested was in his 40s and from the Lincolnshire area.

Police say they are treating the woman’s death as an isolated incident and there is no immediate impact on the wider safety of the local community.

Anyone who has any information which may be helpful to the investigation who has not spoken to a police officer at the scene is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 1 and speak to the Force Control Room quoting 12230107241.

Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111.