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Second arrest after man dies from stab wounds in St Osyth, Essex

PUBLISHED: 14:29 20 March 2017 | UPDATED: 14:29 20 March 2017

Forensic investigators at the scene of the fatal stabbing in Rochford Road, St Osyth

Forensic investigators at the scene of the fatal stabbing in Rochford Road, St Osyth


A second arrest has been made in connection with the death of a man in St Osyth in Essex in the early hours of this morning.

Officers were called shortly before 4.45am to Rochford Road, where a 23-year-old man is reported to have been stabbed.

Police at the scene carried out CPR in a bid to revive the victim until the ambulance service arrived.

He was taken to hospital but died shortly after he arrived.

A 29-year-old woman from Clacton was arrested this morning on suspicion of murder, and remains in custody for questioning.

This afternoon, a 35-year-old man from London has also been arrested on suspicion of murder.

Officers are asking anyone who witnessed the incident or anyone with information to call police on 101, or email

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or report information on the Crimestoppers website here.


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