Sheffield & South Yorkshire

Man remanded over Sheffield double murder

Louise Donnelly
Image caption Louise Donnelly was found to have died from stab wounds

A 25-year-old man has been remanded in custody charged with the murder of a mother and daughter in Sheffield.

The bodies of Tracy Donnelly, 42, and her 23-year-old daughter, Louise Donnelly were found at a house on Ironside Road in Gleadless on Tuesday.

A post-mortem examination revealed both women died from multiple stab injuries, police confirmed.

Rekawt Mahmood Salih, of Callow Mount, Gleadless Valley, is due to appear at Sheffield Crown Court on 8 April.

A four-year-old boy was also at the house and is now being cared for.

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