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Andover deaths: mother releases picture

Ben and Freya Pedersen with their mother Erica Credit: Hampshire Police

The mother of two children who were stabbed to death by their father has released this picture of them all together.

The bodies of Ben and Freya were found with their father Michael on a bridleway near Andover in Hampshire at the weekend.

A post mortem revealed all three died from stab wounds.

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Inquest into deaths of father and two children

Michael Pedersen died from stab wounds Credit: INS

The inquests into the deaths of Michael Pedersen and his two children will be opened and adjourned tomorrow.

Post mortem examinations have revealed that Michael, Ben and Freya Pedersen all died from multiple stab wounds.

Their bodies were found outside a car on a bridleway in Newton Stacey in Andover on Sunday.

Police are not looking for anyone else in connection with the deaths.

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