Body of woman found at top of stairs in Dundee

POLICE in Dundee have launched an investigation after the sudden death of a woman in the city centre.

The woman's body was found behind commercial properties in Dundee. Picture: John Devlin

The woman’s body was found at about 23:00 on Thursday at the top of a flight of stairs behind commercial premises in the Nethergate.

The area has been cordoned off by police with scenes of crime officers working at the location on Friday morning.

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It is understood that the woman is from Fife.

A Tayside Division spokeswoman said: “Police Scotland attended at Nethergate, Dundee at 22:55 on Thursday 2 June, following the sudden death of 34 year old woman.

“Enquiries are at an early stage and her death is being treated as unexplained.”

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