A son has been charged with the double murder of his elderly parents who were stabbed to death at their home in south-west London.
Akbar Arezo, 64, and Layla Arezo, 74, were found dead inside the property in Whitton on Friday and their 31-year-old son Mustafa was charged today.
A Scotland Yard statement said: ‘A man has been charged with two counts of murder following an incident in Whitton.
‘Mustafa Arezo, 31, of Redfern Avenue, Whitton, was charged on Sunday, July 14 with two counts of murder.
‘He will appear in custody at Wimbledon Magistrates’ Court on Monday, July 16.’
Police were called to Redfern Avenue in Whitton, at around 9.40am on Friday, July 12.
The statement added: ‘Akbar Arezo, 64, and Layla Arezo, 74, were found fatally stabbed inside their address.’
Forensic teams pictured at the scene of the stabbing this morning in Whitton, south west London on Friday
The Met said they were called to the property at 9.41am and a 31-year-old man was arrested in Slough on suspicion of murder at around 3pm