Couple found dead at Bloomsbury flat

A married couple have been found dead at a flat in central London, police have said.

Post-mortem examinations found the woman was strangled and the man died from hanging. Police said they were not looking for anyone else in connection with the deaths.

The man and woman - both in their 60s - were found in Rugby Street, Bloomsbury, shortly after 13:45 BST on Wednesday.

The woman died at the scene after an apparent assault, police said.

Her husband, found elsewhere in the flat, was also pronounced dead at the property.

A police spokesman said inquiries continued but officers were not looking for anyone else.

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