A man is under police guard in hospital after being arrested on suspicion of the murder of a couple in Hermitage Road in Solihull.
Police launched a murder inquiry after getting an emergency call around 5:15 am following at disturbance at the house. At the scene they found the bodies of a 58 year old man and a 50 year old woman.
They also found a 23 year old man with serious injuries who was arrested at the scene on suspicion of murder and taken to hospital for treatment.
Police say all three people were known to one another and they're not looking for anyone else in connection with the murders.
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