Mother and daughter found murdered in Merseyside

The bodies of a woman and her daughter have been found at a house in Merseyside, sparking a murder inquiry.

Sharon Hayter, 55, and Stephanie Owen, 29, were found at the property in Home Farm Road, Knowsley village, on Thursday afternoon.

A post-mortem examination is taking place later to establish the cause of death.

A 55-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder remains in police custody being questioned by detectives.

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