Bodies of man and woman found in Staffordshire house

Written by on September 5, 2019

The bodies of a man and woman have been found inside a house, police have said.

Officers were called to the property on Henhurst Hill in Burton-upon-Trent, Staffordshire, at about 23:00 BST on Wednesday.

Staffordshire Police said a two-year-old child found safe and well inside the property is being cared for by relatives.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the force.

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In a statement, a spokesman for West Midlands Ambulance Service said paramedics and its hazardous area response team were called to the scene.

“Sadly, ambulance crews confirmed a man and a woman dead at the scene.

“A second man and a young child were discharged after assessment,” the spokesman added.

It is not known whether the second man was in the property.

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