etectives have launched an investigation after a woman and a two-year-old girl were found dead in west London.
Officers were called by paramedics to an address in Old Meadow Lane, Hounslow, just after 4pm on Monday.
The 25-year-old woman and the child, who police said are related to each other, were pronounced dead at the scene.
In statement, Scotland Yard said: “Next of kin have been informed and are being supported by specialist officers.
“An investigation is underway led by detectives from the Met’s Specialist Crime Command (Homicide).
“While the investigation is still in its early stages, officers do not currently believe anyone else was involved in this incident.”