Body discovered in Banana Flats ‘may have been there for months’

The body was discovered at Cable Wynd House
The body was discovered at Cable Wynd House

A WOMAN’S body has been found in a flat in the Capital, sparking a probe by detectives who believe her body has lain for some time.

Police said she may have been there for a number of months.

The 37-year-old’s body was discovered in Cables Wynd House in Leith.

Officers at Police Scotland said yesterday that her death was being treated as unexplained.

However, police also said there appeared to be no suspicious circumstances.

Cables Wynd House is also known as the Leith Banana Flats or as the Banana Block because of its curved shape.