Detectives have launched a murder inquiry after discovering the bodies of two women at a house in Thame.

Police were called to a house in Ireton Court at 2.21am and discovered two women who had sustained fatal injuries. A third woman was taken to hospital for treatment, her condition is not considered to be life-threatening.

A man was arrested in Thame Market Place shortly after the incident on suspicion of murder and has been taken to Abingdon Police Station for questioning.

A police spokesman said nobody else is being sought for questioning at this time.