Three held in Kent after two women found dead in Wakefield flat

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THREE people have been arrested on suspicion of murder after the bodies of two women were discovered in a flat in West Yorkshire.

The unidentified women were found at the property on Barden Road in Wakefield, by police on Saturday.

Two men, aged 19 and 23, and one 19-year-old woman have been arrested by on suspicion of murder by Kent Police and are in police custody.

A spokesman for West Yorkshire Police said: “Officers were contacted by Kent Police at 4.47am this morning after a 19-year-old woman in Dover raised concerns for the safety of two women from the West Yorkshire area.

“The flat and the surrounding area has been sealed off while a forensic examination of the scene is undertaken.”