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'Murder-suicide' family named

A family believed to have been part of a murder-suicide have been named locally as Philip Wood, his wife Sheila, and their daughter, Sophie.The three were found found at a property on the Costa Del Sol.

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Authorities: Mother and daughter found dead were Irish

Authorities have confirmed that a mother and daughter found dead in a Spanish apartment were Irish. The body of a man, who is believed to be British, was also found at the property on the Costa Del Sol.

The apartment in Mijas, Fuengirola Credit: ITV News

Police said they are working on the theory that the deaths were a murder-suicide. It is thought the three died from gunshot wounds inflicted by one of the adults.

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