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Man arrested after woman and baby daughter found dead

2014-03-31 17:45:14

Detectives from the Homicide and Major Crime
Command are investigating

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a mother and her young daughter were found dead in Hackney.

The 45-year-old woman and the girl, aged 23 months, were pronounced dead at a home in Oswald Mead.

The Met Police said officers were called out just after 09:00 BST to reports of three people being injured.

A 53-year-old man was taken to an east London hospital with non-life threatening injuries. He was later arrested but remains in hospital.

Formal identification has not yet taken place.

Detectives from the Homicide and Major Crime Command are investigating.


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