Detectives in Essex have revealed that a student found dying on a footpath in Colchester had been stabbed 16 times.
At a news conference this afternoon, officers said they cannot yet be sure whether Nahid Almanea was killed because she was wearing Muslim clothing.
It's the second fatal stabbing in the town in three months. People are being advised not to visit isolated places alone and the town's MP is calling for calm as the investigation continues. Serena Sandhu reports.
Detectives investigating the murder of Nahid Almanea have issued an efit of a man they would like to speak to.
The mother of Jim Attfield spoke to Serena Sandhu about her son and the pain his senseless murder has caused to the family.