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Second arrest made in St Osyth murder investigation

A second arrest has been made after a fatal stabbing in Essex

A second arrest has been made after a man was stabbed to death at St Oysth in Essex.

Police were called shortly before 4.45am this morning after reports that a 23-year-old man had been stabbed in Rochford Road.

He was taken to hospital, where he died a short time later.

A 35-year-old man from London is the second person arrested on suspicion of murder following the arrest of a 29 year old woman from Clacton.

Woman bailed over suicide drowning arrest

A woman arrested on suspicion of assisting a suicide in Essex has been bailed.

It follows the death of a man who was pulled from the sea at St Osyth near Clacton-on-Sea on Friday.

A 40-year-old woman from Ipswich has been released on bail pending further enquiries until June 26.

A post-mortem on the body of the 51-year-old man from Ipswich who died found the preliminary cause of death to be drowning.

Officers will be compiling a file for the Essex Coroner regarding his death.

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