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Mother killed and four children injured in Huddersfield

A woman in her 30's has been killed and four children injured in an incident in Huddersfield. A man believed to be in his 30's has been arrested.

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Police: Woman stabbed and four children injured

Police at the scene of Huddersfield murder Credit: ITV Yorkshire

A murder inquiry has been launched after a woman's body was found in Huddersfield yesterday. Officers were called to Reinwood Road in the Marsh area of the town last night after reports of an ongoing domestic incident. A 37-year-old woman was found at the house suffering from a serious stab injury.

She was taken to hospital but later died. A nine-year-old boy was also found outside the house. He was taken to hospital suffering a stab wound to his arm. An 11-year-old boy, was also found inside the house. He had suffered stab wounds. Both are in hospital.

A six-year-old boy and a six-month-old baby girl were treated for minor injuries.

"A 39-year-old man was detained at the scene and is being treated in hospital for serious injuries. We are not looking for anyone else in connection with this incident,"

Senior Investigating Officer, Detective Chief Inspector Ady Taylor

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