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.
CCTV images of potential witnesses to the savage murder of an Essex student have been released by police today.
Detectives investigating the murder of Nahid Almanea have issued an efit of a man they would like to speak to.