Double death pair identified

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TWO people, whose bodies were found in a house in Wigan, have been formally identified.

Just after 9am yesterday (Thursday), police were called following reports the body of a man had been found at a house on Woodlands Park Close, Wigan.

Officers attended and discovered the body of 48-year-old Mark Langtree.

Following a search of the house, the body of 44-year-old Nicola Langtree was also found.

Post mortem results show Nicola Langtree died of strangulation and Mark Langtree died from hanging.

No arrests have been made and police are not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident.

Anyone with information should phone police on 101 or the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.