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Man arrested after man and woman murdered in Harlington

A man has been arrested following a double murder in west London.

Police found the bodies of a man and a woman, both 20, after being called to a premises in Harlington, following concerns for the welfare of the pair.

A post-mortem examination will be held on Friday and police have confirmed both died of stab wounds. A knife has been recovered.

The man, 31, is under arrest at a west London hospital, where he is receiving treatment for wrist and neck injuries.

He was arrested in Harlington on Friday.

Police are waiting to formally identify the victims and next of kin have been informed.

The premises where the pair were found is near Heathrow Airport.

They are believed to be workers at the nearby Radisson Edwardian Heathrow Hotel.

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