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Sydney man charged with murdering parents

A man has been charged with the murders of his parents in Sydney's south.

The bodies of the 71-year-old woman and 75-year-old man were discovered with multiple injuries in their Sutherland living room on Tuesday morning during a welfare check.

A 46-year-old man was arrested at the Tudar Road home, and taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries and under police guard.

He was released from hospital on Saturday and charged with two counts of murder.

The man has been refused bail to appear in the Parramatta Local Court on Sunday.

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