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Man appears in court charged with mother and daughter murder

A man from Sheffield has appeared in court charged with the murder of a mother and daughter in Derbyshire.

The bodies were found at a house in Shirebrook Credit: ITV News

20-year-old Christopher Whelan appeared at Chesterfield Magistrates court this morning charged with the murders of 51-year-old Julie Hill and her mother Rose, who were found dead at a house in Shirebrook, near Mansfield, on Friday night.

He was remanded in custody to appear at Nottingham Crown Court tomorrow.

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