Young girl dies in hospital after suspected stabbing that left woman dead

A six-year-old girl who was taken to hospital after a suspected stabbing in Melbourne’s north has died, police have confirmed.

Emergency services were called Kellaway Crescent in Mill Park about 7.50pm in response to reports of a stabbing.

A woman, aged 39, was also pronounced dead at the scene.

A girl and a woman have died after a suspected stabbing in Melbourne. (Nine)

Police said they found a man, the woman and the girl, who are believed to be known to each other, with critical injuries.

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

Police said the man, 40, who is under police guard in hospital, is also in a critical condition.

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000. 

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