August 5, 2019 2.53 pm This story is over

Man arrested for suspected double murder in Branston

Police are continuing to appeal for information

A 22-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a man and woman in Branston near Lincoln.

As reported at the time, police were called to a bungalow on Lincoln Road at around 11.13am. A man and woman were found dead at the property.

Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

The arrested 22-year-old is being held in police custody at the time of writing.

A Lincolnshire Police spokesperson said: “We are again appealing for anyone with information, or who has seen any suspicious behaviour on Lincoln Road, to call us on 101, quoting incident 135 of August 5.”

Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

A red Dacia Logan MCV, believed to belong to the occupiers, can be seen parked outside the house.

Lincolnshire Police did not identify the victims.

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