Three murders in Peterborough

Police in Cambridgeshire are linking the murders of three men in the Peterborough area. One was found stabbed on Easter Saturday in Newborough and two more were found at nearby Thorney on Wednesday.

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  1. Matthew Hudson

Spiral of violence has left three people dead

A spiral of violence that has left three men dead in Cambridgeshire and two other people seriously injured in apparently random knife attacks more than a hundred miles apart.

Police are linking the murder of a man whose body was found in a Fenland ditch on Saturday with the killings of two others discovered on Wednesday and with two street stabbings in Hereford on Tuesday.

The latest bodies were found in a dyke close to the village of Thorney near Peterborough. Several arrests have been made.

Click below to watch a report by ITV News Anglia's Matthew Hudson:

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