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Arrest after Golders Green mum and daughter killed

Emergency services at the scene Image copyright @JordTAnderson
Image caption Emergency services were called at 20:50 BST on Friday

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a mother and daughter were found stabbed to death in their home.

The women, aged 66 and 33, were pronounced dead at a property in Golders Green, north London, on Friday night.

The victims' next-of-kin have been informed.

The Met said it had arrested a 27-year-old man shortly before 14:00 BST after he was spotted in Golders Hill Park.

Det Insp Ian Lott said: "This was a devastating attack on two women in their home."

Emergency services were called to the house in Golders Green Crescent at 20:50 BST on Friday.

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