Hundreds of people gathered together at Essex University in Colchester this afternoon to pay their respects to a Saudi-Arabian student who was stabbed to death.
Nahid Almanea who was 31, was found on a footpath near Avon Way in Colchester on Tuesday morning - she had been stabbed 16 times.
Police have now arrested a 19 year old man from Colchester in connection with their investigation.
Detectives have still not ruled out a link with the murder of James Attfield less than three months ago - he was discovered in Castle Park in the town with more than a hundred stab wounds.
Officers are calling for tolerance, understanding and calm
Click below to watch a report from ITV News Anglia's Serena Sandhu
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.