Murder investigation launched after man dies following suspected stabbing 

Arrests have been made and a murder investigation has been launched after a man died following a suspected stabbing in Newcastle.

Police were called to Slatyford on Wednesday evening after reports of a man being assaulted on Cartmel Green. Emergency services attended shortly after 11.42pm and found a 23-year-old man with serious injuries consistent with having been caused by a “bladed article”. Despite best efforts by medical staff, the man sadly passed away at the scene and a murder investigation has been launched.

A 24-year-old man has since been arrested on suspicion of murder. A 49-year-old woman and another 24-year-old man have also been arrested on suspicion of assisting and offender. All three currently remain in police custody.

Arrests have been made and a murder investigation has been launched after a man died following a suspected stabbing in Newcastle.

Police were called to Slatyford on Wednesday evening after reports of a man being assaulted on Cartmel Green. Emergency services attended shortly after 11.42pm and found a 23-year-old man with serious injuries consistent with having been caused by a “bladed article”. Despite best efforts by medical staff, the man sadly passed away at the scene and a murder investigation has been launched.

A 24-year-old man has since been arrested on suspicion of murder. A 49-year-old woman and another 24-year-old man have also been arrested on suspicion of assisting and offender. All three currently remain in police custody.

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