Murder probe after Cheshunt man and Waltham Cross woman found dead

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Police investigating after a man and a woman were found dead at a house in Hertfordshire have confirmed they are treating one of the deaths as murder.

Officers were called to Great Cambridge Road, Cheshunt, at about 18:30 GMT on Friday by ambulance staff.

They found the bodies of a man, aged 72, who lived at the house, and a 57-year-old woman from Waltham Cross.

Police have not said which of the deaths is being treated as murder and have released no further details.

Det Ch Insp Jon Hutchinson, from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire major crime unit said: "Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding this tragic incident.

"However, we can confirm that we are not looking for anyone else in connection with it."

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