Surrey

Farncombe woman stabbed to death at her home is named

The scene of the death in Farncombe
Image caption The man suffered injuries at the same house in Farncombe where the woman died

A woman who died after being found stabbed at her home in Surrey has been named as Mary Steel.

She was discovered at the address in Wey Court, Farncombe, at 09:20 GMT on Sunday, along with an injured 57-year-old man.

The man, who was taken to hospital, has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

A post-mortem examination found 79-year-old Ms Steel died from a stab wound. Her next of kin have been informed, Surrey Police said.

Det Ch Insp Jo Hayes said: "We would like to speak to anyone who saw anyone going into or coming out of the house the night before and the morning of the incident."

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