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Post mortem examinations due on Wolverhampton bodies

Post mortem examinations due on Wolverhampton bodies Credit: ITV News Central

A woman is in a critical condition in hospital after an attack in Wolverhampton where a man killed his sister and critically injured his mother - before turning the knife on himself.

It happened in Leasowes Drive at around 10am yesterday.

The Independent Police Complaints Commission is investigating the incident and post mortem examinations are due to take place today.

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IPCC probe launched after two killed in stabbing

Aerial footage shows the aftermath of an attack in which one woman was killed and a second critically injured after being stabbed by a man who later turned his knife on himself.

West Midlands officers used stun grenades to break into the Highfield Court flat in Wolverhampton after getting a call around 9.45am.

A woman, believed to be in her 30s, died at the scene.

The second woman, believed to be aged 59, was rushed to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham where she remains with potentially life-threatening stab wounds, West Midlands Ambulance Service said.

The attack has been referred to the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) over prior contact the force had with the man.

Community in shock after two killed in stabbing

A community in Wolverhampton are in shock after a woman was killed and a second person was left critically ill in hospital after being stabbed by a man who later turned the knife on himself.

Armed police used stun grenades as they stormed a first-floor flat in Leasowes Drive in the Merry Hill area of the city.

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Photos: Woman and attacker killed in 'domestic stabbing'

These are the latest pictures from the scene of a fatal stabbing in Wolverhampton.

Photo from the scene Credit: ITV News Central

One woman has been killed and a second is critically ill in hospital after being stabbed by a man who later turned his knife on himself.

Photo from the scene Credit: ITV News Central
Photo from the scene Credit: ITV News Central
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