Update on Kettering deaths: preliminary post-mortem results released
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Two people found dead in Kettering died as a result of knife wounds, preliminary post-mortem reports have shown.
On Friday, August 27, officers from Northamptonshire Police found the bodies of Maddie Durdant-Hollamby, aged 22, and Benjamin Green, aged 41, at a property in Slate Drive.
Preliminary post-mortem reports show Ms Durdant-Hollamby died of stab wounds, and Mr Green of self-inflicted knife wounds.
The death of Ms Durdant-Hollamby is being treated by detectives as murder, and no-one else is being sought in connection with the incident.
Both families have been informed of the findings and continue to be supported by specialist officers.
Senior investigating officer, Detective Chief Inspector Joe Banfield, said: “Our investigation into the deaths of Maddie and Ben continues, and a file is being prepared for the coroner.
“We continue to ask that the media leave the families and friends of Maddie and Ben to grieve in peace, and cease any efforts to contact them at this desperately sad time.”