Police inquiry after two bodies found in Stockport

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Greater Manchester Police say they have launched a murder enquiry after the body of a man and a woman were found in Stockport.

Officers were called to Sandown Road in Hazel Grove yesterday evening, after a report of concern for the welfare of the occupants of a property there. 

The body of a man aged 69 and a woman aged 72 were discovered.  

Senior Investigating Officer Bob Tonge of GMP's Major Incident Team said: "This is a very sad incident and our thoughts are with the family at this unimaginably difficult time."

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