A woman and her 10-year-old son have been found dead by police at their home in Leeds in what is feared to be a murder-suicide.
Police were called to a house in Holbeck, West Yorkshire, at 9pm on Thursday September 15, after hearing concerns from neighbours.
West Yorkshire Police officers found a 30-year-old woman and her son dead in a flat. Official identification has not yet taken place.
West Yorkshire Police are continuing their investigation and a scene remains in place at the Cross Ingram Road scene. They are reviewing all the circumstances of their deaths but were not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident.
A force spokesperson said: “At approximately 9pm last night, officers attended an address at Cross Ingram Road, Holbeck, Leeds, following concerns about the well-being of the occupants.
“A woman and a child were found dead inside the apartment. Although official identification has not yet been completed, it is believed to be a 30-year-old woman and her 10-year-old son, who both lived at the address.
“While inquests are ongoing to establish the full circumstances of their deaths, officers are not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident. A scene remains in place at the address.