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Tributes paid to Bedford murder victim

Tributes have been paid to a young rapper who was stabbed and killed in Bedford on Saturday.

A Facebook page set up for 19 year old Isaac Stone has already received hundreds of messages. Police were called to Costin Street at around 6.20pm. One person has been arrested and a murder investigation has begun into what detectives believe was a targetted attack.

The murder scene at Costin Street in Bedford Credit: ITV News Anglia

Police say a lot of people were in the area at the time and they are asking for anyone with information to come forward

Detective Chief Inspector Jerome Kent, said:

"We have launched a murder investigation and a team of detectives are now piecing together exactly what happened in the moments leading up to this incident."A number of people were seen running from the scene. We will trace and identify those persons, who I can only assume were involved in the assault."If you were one of these people but only witnessed the assualt then we need you to come forward and explain what you were doing there."Anyone with information is urged to contact Bedfordshire Police anonymously on 101, to text information to 07786 200011 or contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111

– DCI Jerome Kent, Bedfordshire Police

Click below to see Matthew Hudson's report on the Bedford stabbing

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