Lancashire

Man charged with stabbing murders in Fulwood, Preston

A man has been charged with the murders of his aunt and grandmother, found stabbed to death in Preston on Monday.

Maureen Allen, 79, and her daughter, Geraldine Allen, 57, were found in a burning bungalow in Fulwood.

Post-mortem examinations revealed the women, who have yet to be formally identified, died from stab wounds.

Lee Browne, 21, of Fulwood, Preston, appeared before Preston magistrates and was remanded to appear before the city's crown court on Friday.

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