Belfast Telegraph

UK Website Of The Year

Man arrested in Britain after murder of his children

Published 14/10/2009

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering his young son and daughter in Britain.

The 37-year-old was held when police found a boy aged two and a four-year-old girl unconscious at a flat in the Whalley Range area of Manchester this morning.

The children were pronounced dead in hospital a short time later.

It's believed they had been strangled.

Your Comments

COMMENT RULES: Comments that are judged to be defamatory, abusive or in bad taste are not acceptable and contributors who consistently fall below certain criteria will be permanently blacklisted. The moderator will not enter into debate with individual contributors and the moderator’s decision is final. It is Belfast Telegraph policy to close comments on court cases, tribunals and active legal investigations. We may also close comments on articles which are being targeted for abuse. Problems with commenting?

Read More


From Belfast Telegraph