Woman and toddler found dead at Chorley home identified

Angel Hudson

Angel Hudson

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THE identities of a woman and toddler found dead in Chorley have been released.

The bodies of Angel Hudson aged 26, who was known locally as Katie and her son Arthur Hudson-Cardy, aged 22 months, were discovered by officers at a house on Princess Way, Euxton, on Wednesday evening.

Their family have now been informed.

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Lancashire police said they are not seeking anyone else in connection with the incident.

Police said they were alerted 6.55pm on Wednesday.

Post mortem examinations to establish the causes of death aredue to be arranged.

Detective Superintendent Eddie Thistlethwaite, who is leading the investigation, said: “This is a tragic case; it is being treated as a murder inquiry, although we are not looking for anybody else in connection with this incident.

“We are still in the very early stages of this investigation, but we are conducting a number of enquiries in order to establish the exact circumstances surrounding the deaths.”

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9:32am Fri 15 Aug 14

rudis_dad says...

Very odd case - according to the BBC news, they were reported missing from their home in Teignmouth, Devon in 2013. No doubt the truth will out.
Very odd case - according to the BBC news, they were reported missing from their home in Teignmouth, Devon in 2013. No doubt the truth will out. rudis_dad
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9:56am Fri 15 Aug 14

woolywords says...

How utterly tragic..
enough said..
How utterly tragic.. enough said.. woolywords
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2:00pm Fri 15 Aug 14

noddy57 says...

So very sad" it must be heartbreaking for the folks left behind.R I P.
So very sad" it must be heartbreaking for the folks left behind.R I P. noddy57
  • Score: 4

2:08pm Fri 15 Aug 14

Maximus Meridius says...

Difficult to comprehend, can't imagine what the families involved are going through. R.I.P
Difficult to comprehend, can't imagine what the families involved are going through. R.I.P Maximus Meridius
  • Score: 4

3:48pm Fri 15 Aug 14

EDL make me laugh says...

Sad news shame nobody was there to help them
Sad news shame nobody was there to help them EDL make me laugh
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2:28am Sat 16 Aug 14

mrcool says...

If it's being treated as a murder enquiry then the comments should be disabled.
If it's being treated as a murder enquiry then the comments should be disabled. mrcool
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