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Idle murder inquiry: Couple died from stab wounds

Anthony Roberts and Margaride Rufino Image copyright West Yorkshire Police
Image caption Anthony Roberts and Margaride Rufino were found dead at the property in Idle

A couple whose bodies were found at a house in Bradford both died from stab wounds, it has emerged.

Margaride Rufino, 38, and Anthony Roberts, 37, were found dead at an address in Cross Road, Idle, on Sunday.

A post-mortem examination found Ms Rufino, known as Guida, died from multiple stab wounds. Mr Roberts died from a leg wound.

Detectives said they were treating the incident as a murder-suicide and were not looking for anyone else.

Image caption Police are not looking for anyone in connection with the deaths

Officers were called to the property after receiving reports of a domestic incident.

The couple were both pronounced dead at the scene and two knives were recovered from the property.

West Yorkshire Police has appealed for witnesses to any suspicious activity in the area from 18:00 GMT on Sunday.

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