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Kerry murders: Man arrested in investigation into mother and daughter killings

The bodies of Jolanta Lubiene and her daughter, Enrika, were found at their house in Killorglin
Image caption The bodies of Jolanta Lubiene and her daughter, Enrika, were found at their house in Killorglin

A man has been arrested by police investigating the murder of a 27-year-old woman and her eight-year-old daughter in County Kerry.

The bodies of Jolanta Lubiene and her daughter, Enrika, were found at their house in Killorglin on 16 June.

They had been stabbed. Ms Lubiene, who was originally from Lithuania, had been living in Kerry for a number of years.

A 26-year-old man was arrested in connection with the investigation on Thursday.

On Tuesday a man in his 40s who had been arrested in connection with the case was released without charge.