Woman, child dead after Mill Park stabbing

Michaela Meade

A woman and a six-year-old girl have died following a stabbing in Mill Park on Thursday night.

Emergency services were called to Kellaway Crescent about 7.50pm following reports of a stabbing.

On arrival, officers found a man, woman and girl with critical injuries, police said.

The woman, 39, died at the scene.

The girl was taken to hospital in a critical condition, where she later died.

The man was taken to hospital under police guard in a critical condition, police said.

It is believed all parties were known to each other.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or with footage or further information should contact Crime Stoppers.

Details: 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au