Lancashire murder investigation

Police investigating the death of a woman in the village of Hoghton in Lancashire say they believe its linked to an earlier incident where a 58 year old man died after being hit by a train.

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Photo of married couple killed in Hoghton

Nigel and Judith Maude Credit: Family photo

The family of a couple who were killed in Hoghton have said they were "devoted to their family and will be sadly missed".

Lancashire Police launched a murder investigation after Judith Maude's body was found at her home.

Post-mortem results showed she died from multiple injuries and stab wounds.

Her husband Nigel's body was found on a nearby railway track, he had been hit by a train.



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